December 1, 2004

Belo to present at media week conferences in New York

Dallas, TX -- Belo Corp. (NYSE: BLC) will present at the UBS Media Week conference in New York on Wednesday, December 8, at 10:00 a.m. EST, and at the Credit Suisse First Boston Media and Telecom Week conference on Wednesday, December 8, at 3:30 p.m. EST, providing guidance to the investment community on the Company's business strategies, financial outlook and current operations.

The presentations will be simultaneously Webcast on the Company's Web site (www.belo.com/invest). Following the conclusion of each presentation, slides and a replay of the Webcast will be archived on Belo's 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 7,600 employees and $1.4 billion in annual revenues, Belo operates media franchises in some of America's most dynamic markets and regions, including Texas, the Northwest, the Southwest, Rhode Island, and the Mid-Atlantic. Belo owns 19 television stations (six in the top 15 markets); owns or operates seven cable news channels; and manages one television station through a local marketing agreement. Belo's daily newspapers are The Dallas Morning News, The Providence Journal, The Press-Enterprise (Riverside, CA) and the Denton Record-Chronicle (Denton, TX). Belo operates more than 30 Web sites, several interactive alliances and a broad range of Internet-based products. Additional information, including earnings releases and corporate communications, is available online at www.belo.com . For more information contact Carey Hendrickson, vice president/Investor Relations & Corporate Communications, at 214-977-6626.