Belo DEFA14A 2010
Proxy Statement Pursuant to Section 14(a) of the Securities
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Important Notice Regarding the Availability of Proxy Materials for the Belo Corp. Annual Meeting of Shareholders
to Be Held on Tuesday, May 11, 2010
This communication presents only an overview of the more complete proxy materials that are available to you on the Internet.
We encourage you to access and review all of the important information contained in the proxy materials before voting.
If you want to receive a paper or e-mail copy of these documents, you must request one. There is no charge to you for requesting a copy. Please make your request for a copy as instructed below on or before May 1, 2010 to facilitate timely delivery.
To Participants in the Belo Savings Plan and the separate A. H. Belo Savings Plan maintained by A. H. Belo Corporation (the Savings Plans):
The 2010 Annual Meeting of Shareholders of Belo Corp. (Belo) will be held in the Auditorium of The Belo Building at 400 South Record Street, Third Floor, Dallas, Texas, on Tuesday, May 11, 2010, at 11:00 a.m. (local time). The Board of Directors has fixed the close of business on March 17, 2010 as the record date (the Record Date) for the determination of shareholders entitled to receive notice of and to vote at the 2010 Annual Meeting of Shareholders or any adjournment(s) thereof.
As a participant in one of the Savings Plans, you may instruct Fidelity, as the trustee of each of the Savings Plans, how to vote the shares of Belo common stock that were allocated to your plan account as of the Record Date at the 2010 Annual Meeting of Shareholders, and any adjournment or postponement thereof. Voting instructions with respect to shares held in the Savings Plans must be received by 11:59 p.m. Eastern Time on May 9, 2010, and may not be provided at the meeting. Information on how to provide voting instructions to Fidelity as trustee via the Internet is set out below.
Proposals to be considered at the Annual Meeting are:
The Board recommends a vote FOR Items 1 and 2 and AGAINST Item 3.
Shareholders of record as of the Record Date are invited to attend the annual meeting. Directions to attend the annual meeting are included in the proxy materials. The annual meeting will be simultaneously Webcast on Belos Web site (www.belo.com) and a replay of the Webcast will be archived on Belos Web site for 14 days following the meeting.
Meeting Time and Location:
May 11, 2010 at 11:00 a.m. (local time)
Third Floor, Auditorium of The Belo Building
400 South Record Street, Dallas, Texas 75202
The following Proxy Materials are available for you to review online:
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