August 1, 2006

KING 5 presents Kids with Cancer: Courage and Hope, a HealthLink Special with Jean Enersen

SEATTLE -- More than 15,000 children in the United States will be diagnosed with cancer this year. However, tremendous strides have been made in the last 40 years and many breakthroughs are happening right here in Seattle. Through treatment, recovery and loss, meet children and families who show enormous courage in the face of uncertainty and the team of heroes who give them hope. Kids with Cancer: Courage and Hope, a HealthLink Special with Jean Enersen, airs Monday, August 7 at 8:00 p.m. on KING 5.

Kids with Cancer: Courage and Hope features inspiring stories from children diagnosed with cancer and the medical professionals determined to provide the best possible treatment for their young patients. Those profiled include:

Kids with Cancer: Courage and Hope will re-play on NorthWest Cable News on Tuesday, August 8 at 8:00 p.m. and on KONG TV on Saturday, August 12 at 9:00 p.m.

About Belo

KING 5 is part of Belo Corp ., 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 7,700 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 and the fast-growing Hispanic market, including Quick and Al Dia in Dallas/Fort Worth, and 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.

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