September 8, 2008

Belo to Present at Bank of America 38th Annual Investor Conference

DALLAS -- Belo Corp. (NYSE: BLC) will present at Bank of America's 38th Annual Investor Conference in San Francisco on Monday, September 15, at 4:30 PDT (6:30 CDT). Dunia A. Shive, Belo's president and Chief Executive Officer, and Dennis A. Williamson, Belo's executive vice president and Chief Financial Officer, will lead the presentation and also answer questions from the audience.

The audio portion of the presentation and Q&A session will be simultaneously Webcast on the Company's Web site (www.belo.com/invest). Following the conclusion of the presentation, a replay of the Webcast will be archived on Belo's Web site.

About Belo Corp.
Belo Corp. is one of the nation's largest pure-play, publicly-traded television companies, with annual revenue of approximately $775 million. The Company owns and operates 20 television stations reaching more than 14 percent of U.S. television households, including ABC, CBS, NBC, FOX, CW and MyNetwork TV affiliates, and their associated Web sites, in 15 highly-attractive markets across the United States. Belo stations consistently deliver distinguished journalism for which they have received significant industry recognition including nine Alfred I. duPont-Columbia University Silver Baton Awards; nine George Foster Peabody Awards; and 23 national Edward R. Murrow Awards all since 2000, and in each case more than any other commercial station group in the nation. Nearly all Belo stations rank first or second in their local market. Belo owns stations in seven of the top 25 markets in the nation, with six stations located in the fast-growing, top-14 markets of Dallas/Fort Worth, Houston, Seattle/Tacoma and Phoenix. Additionally, the Company has created regional cable news channels in Texas and the Northwest increasing its impact in those regions. Additional information is available at www.belo.com or by contacting Paul Fry, vice president/Investor Relations & Corporate Communications, at 214-977-6835.