July 16, 2008

LIN TV Corp. To Announce Second Quarter 2008 Earnings Results on August 5, 2008

LIN TV Corp. (NYSE:TVL) will report its second quarter 2008 earnings results before the market opens on August 5, 2008. The Company intends to host a conference call to discuss the earnings release that morning at 8:30 a.m. (ET).

The conference call-in number is 1-888-765-5574 for U.S. callers and 1-913-312-1241 for international callers. The call-in pass code is 4837920. Callers who intend to participate in the call should call-in 10 minutes before the start of the call to ensure access. A replay of the call will be available through August 12, 2008 by dialing 1-888-203-1112 and entering the same pass code as above.

The conference call will also be webcast simultaneously from LIN TV Corp.'s website, www.lintv.com, and can be accessed there through a link on the home page (under the Latest News section).

About LIN TV

LIN TV Corp., along with its subsidiaries, is a local television and digital media company, owning and/or operating 29 television stations in 17 U.S. markets, all of which are affiliated with a national broadcast network. LIN TV's highly-rated stations deliver important local news and community stories, along with top-rated sports and entertainment programming, to 9% of U.S. television homes, reaching an average of 10 million households per week.

LIN TV is also a leader in the convergence of local broadcast television and the Internet through its television station web sites and a growing number of local online innovations that reach 15% of U.S. broadband households. LIN TV is traded on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol "TVL". Financial information about the company is available at www.lintv.com.