June 16, 2004

Belo to present at the Mid-Year Media Review Conference

Dallas,TX-- Belo Corp. (NYSE: BLC) will present at the Mid-Year Media Review in New York at the McGraw-Hill Building on Tuesday, June 22, at 1:00 p.m. EDT, providing guidance to the investment community on the Company's business strategies, financial outlook and current operations.

To listen to the live Webcast of Belo's presentation, go to www.midyearmediareview.com and click on the Belo presentation. The Web site has instructions for listening to the Webcast, which will be available through Windows Media Player. Please allow 10 minutes to access the Web site and complete all the links before the presentation begins. The Webcast will also be available live through www.belo.com/invest. Following the presentation, the Webcast and slides will be available on the company Web site.

About Belo

Belo Corp. is one of the nation's largest media companies with a diversified group of market-leading television, newspaper, cable and interactive media assets. A Fortune 1000 company with approximately 7,900 employees and $1.4 billion in annual revenues, Belo operates news and information franchises in some of America's most dynamic markets and regions, including Texas, the Northwest, the Southwest, Rhode Island, and the Mid-Atlantic region. Belo owns 19 television stations (six in the top 15 markets) reaching 13.8 percent of U.S. television households; owns or operates 10 cable news channels; and manages onetelevision station through a local marketing agreement. Belo's daily newspapers include The Dallas Morning News, The Providence Journal, The Press-Enterprise (Riverside, CA) and the Denton Record-Chronicle (Denton, TX). Belo Interactive's new media businesses include more than 30 Web sites, several interactive alliances, and a broad range of Internet-based products. Additional information, including earnings releases, is available online at www.belo.com. For more information, contact Carey Hendrickson, vice president/Investor Relations, at 214-977-6606.