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2014-01-13 12:26:10

Experienced Exec Oversaw Operations For Belo Corp. CHICAGO, Jan. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Tribune today announced the appointment of Kathy Clements as Chief Operating Officer for its broadcasting division, effective immediately. She joins Lynda King, who was appointed last week to a similar position with the division. Like King, Clements will report to Larry Wert, Tribune's President/Broadcast Media, and will assist him in overseeing the operation of the company's portfolio of 42...

2013-12-23 12:23:32

Transaction Accelerates Gannett's Ongoing Transformation Into Higher-Margin Diversified Multi-Media Company MCLEAN, Va., Dec. 23, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Gannett Co., Inc. (NYSE: GCI) announced today that it has completed its previously announced acquisition of Belo Corp. for $13.75 per share in cash, in addition to the assumption of $715 million of outstanding debt, for a total transaction value of $2.2 billion. The combination with Belo nearly doubles Gannett's broadcast portfolio...

2013-12-23 12:23:04

Close of Gannett-Belo Transaction Expected Promptly McLEAN, Va. and PHOENIX, Dec. 23, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Gannett Co., Inc. (NYSE: GCI) and Sander Media LLC announced today that KMOV-TV in St. Louis, MO, will be sold to Meredith Corporation (NYSE: MDP). As part of the sale, Sander Media will convey to Meredith substantially all of the assets used in the operation of KMOV-TV which Sander Media will acquire upon close of the Gannett-Belo transaction. In addition, Gannett will convey...

2013-12-16 16:24:20

Belo's KMOV-TV in St. Louis to be Divested Pursuant to Consent Decree with DOJ MCLEAN, Va. and DALLAS, Dec. 16, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Gannett Co., Inc. (NYSE: GCI) and Belo Corp. (NYSE: BLC) announced today that they have reached an agreement with the U.S. Department of Justice ("DOJ") that should enable the companies to complete the previously announced acquisition of Belo in 2013. The Belo transaction remains subject to approval by the Federal Communications Commission and other...

2013-12-11 12:25:31

MCLEAN, Va., Dec. 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Gannett Co., Inc. (NYSE: GCI) executives at the UBS Global Media and Communications Conference today discussed each of the company's business segments, as well as its continuing transformation into a more highly diversified media and marketing services company. Gracia Martore, Gannett president and CEO, provided an update on the company's strategy to position Gannett for growth in the digital age. "We are very pleased with the substantial...

2013-10-10 12:26:58

DALLAS, Oct. 10, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Television company Belo Corp. (NYSE: BLC) said today that it will issue a news release regarding its third quarter 2013 earnings on Thursday, October 31, 2013, at 7:30 a.m. Central Daylight Time. On June 13, 2013, Gannett Co., Inc. (NYSE: GCI) and Belo jointly announced that they entered into a definitive merger agreement under which Gannett will acquire all outstanding shares of Belo for $13.75 per share in cash, or approximately $1.5 billion,...

2013-09-26 16:25:27

DALLAS, Sept. 26, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Television company Belo Corp. (NYSE: BLC) announced today that its Board of Directors declared a quarterly cash dividend for the fourth quarter of 2013 of $0.08 for each outstanding share of Series A common stock and Series B common stock to be paid December 6, 2013, to shareholders of record on October 15, 2013. About Belo Corp.Television company Belo Corp. (NYSE: BLC) owns and operates 20 television stations (nine in the top 25 markets) and...

2013-09-25 12:25:25

DALLAS, Sept. 25, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Television company Belo Corp. (NYSE: BLC) held a special meeting of shareholders this morning at which shareholders voted in favor of the proposal to approve and adopt the merger agreement with Gannett Co., Inc. (NYSE: GCI), along with two other related proposals. The transaction is subject to certain regulatory approvals and other customary closing conditions. The Company expects the transaction to close by the end of 2013. About Belo...

2013-09-05 12:25:24

DALLAS, Sept. 5, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Belo Corp. (NYSE: BLC) today announced full support of TVB's position on local Live Plus Same Day ("L+SD") ratings data. As demonstrated in the final 2012/2013 TV season data and most recently in the June and July data (as reported by Nielsen), local L+SD ratings most closely approximate today's national C3 data, and should be the minimum ratings standard for local television viewing. "For an industry that is eager to capture all the...

2013-08-19 08:25:16

Editor Note: For more information about this release, please scroll to bottom. NEW YORK, August 19, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Analysts' Corner announced new research reports highlighting Nexstar Broadcasting Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: NXST), Belo Corp. (NYSE: BLC), Liberty Interactive Corporation (NASDAQ: LVNTA), Entravision Communications Corporation (NYSE: EVC), and LIN Media LLC (NYSE: LIN). Today's readers may access these reports free of charge - including full price targets,...