November 1, 2005

Belo to present at the Harris Nesbitt Media & Entertainment Conference

Dallas, TX -- Belo Corp. (NYSE: BLC) will present at the Harris Nesbitt Media & Entertainment Conference in New York at the Grand Hyatt hotel on Monday, November 7, at 1:45 p.m. EST, giving an update on the Company's business strategies and current operations.

To listen to the live Webcast of Belo's presentation go to www.harrisnesbitt.com/conferences/media&entertainment/default.asp. The Webcast will be live on the day of the conference and archived for six months following the conference. The Webcast will also be available live through www.belo.com/invest. Following the 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 7,600 employees and $1.5 billion in annual revenues, Belo operates in some of America's most dynamic markets in Texas, the Northwest, the Southwest, Rhode Island, and the Mid-Atlantic. Belo owns 19 television stations, six of which are in the 15 largest U.S. broadcast markets. The Company also 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). The Company also publishes specialty publications targeting young adults, affluent populations and the fast-growing Hispanic market, including Quick and al dia in Dallas/Fort Worth, and the d, El D and La Prensa in Riverside. Belo operates more than 30 Web sites associated with its operating companies. Additional information is available at www.belo.com or by contacting Carey Hendrickson, vice president/Investor Relations & Corporate Communications, at 214-977-6626.