October 4, 2007

Belo Sets Schedule for Third Quarter Earnings Release and Conference Call

Belo Corp. said today that it will issue a news release regarding its third quarter 2007 earnings on Thursday, October 25, 2007, at approximately 7:30 a.m. Central Daylight Time. A conference call to discuss the earnings release and other matters of interest to shareholders and analysts will follow at 1:00 p.m. CDT that afternoon.

The conference call will be simultaneously Webcast on the Company's Web site (www.belo.com/invest). Following the conclusion of the Webcast, a replay of the conference call will be archived on Belo's Web site.

To access the listen-only conference lines, dial 1-888-428-4480. A replay line will be open from 4:30 p.m. CDT on October 25 until 11:59 p.m. CDT on November 1, 2007. To access the replay, dial 1-800-475-6701 or 320-365-3844 (International). The access code for the replay is 888496.