Belo DEFA14A 2012
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Proxy Statement Pursuant to Section 14(a) of the
Securities Exchange Act of 1934
(Amendment No. )
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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 8, 2012 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.
The Proxy Statement, Annual Report and other proxy materials are available at:
The 2012 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 8, 2012, at 11:00 a.m. (local time). The Board of Directors has fixed
the close of business on March 15, 2012 as the record date (the Record Date) for the determination of shareholders entitled
to receive notice of and to vote at the 2012 Annual Meeting of Shareholders or any postponement or adjournment(s) thereof.
Proposals to be considered at the Annual Meeting are:
(1) Election of four Class II directors to serve for the terms stated in the proxy materials;
(2) Ratification of the appointment of Ernst & Young LLP as the Companys independent registered public
(3) Approval of the Companys Amended and Restated Certificate of Incorporation; and
(4) Any other matters that may properly come before the meeting or any postponement or adjournment(s) thereof.
The Board recommends a vote FOR Items 1, 2 and 3.
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 April 24, 2012 to facilitate timely delivery.
TO REQUEST PAPER COPIES OF PROXY MATERIALS:
(please reference your 11-digit control number when requesting materials)
By opting out to receive printed materials, your preference for future proxy
mailings will be kept on file.
(outside of the U.S. and Canada call 201-680-6688).
(you must reference your 11-digit control number in your email)
TO VOTE YOUR SHARES SEE INSTRUCTIONS ON REVERSE SIDE
This is not a proxy card. You cannot use this notice to vote your shares.
YOU MUST REFERENCE YOUR 11-DIGIT CONTROL NUMBER WHEN
YOU REQUEST A PAPER COPY OF THE PROXY MATERIALS OR TO
VOTE YOUR PROXY EL
PRINT AUTHORIZATION (THIS BOXED AREA DOES NOT PRINT)
To commence printing on this proxy card please sign, date and fax this card to: 212-269-1116
SIGNATURE: DATE: TIME:
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.
Meeting Time and Location:
May 8, 2012 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:
• the Companys 2012 Proxy Statement (including all attachments thereto);
• the Companys Annual Report for the year ended December 31, 2011 (which is not deemed to be part of the official
proxy soliciting materials);
• the Notice to Participants in the Belo Savings Plan and the separate A. H. Belo Savings Plan maintained by
A. H. Belo (together, the Savings Plans);
• a map of the meeting location (which is not deemed to be part of the official proxy soliciting materials); and
• any amendments to the foregoing materials that are required to be furnished to shareholders.
ACCESSING YOUR PROXY MATERIALS ONLINE
The Proxy Materials for Belo Corp. are available to review at:
Have this notice available when you request a PAPER copy of the Proxy Materials,
when you want to view your proxy materials online
OR WHEN YOU WANT TO VOTE YOUR PROXY ELECTRONICALLY.
HOW TO VOTE BY INTERNET
We encourage you to review the Proxy Materials online before voting.
Use the Internet to vote your shares. On the landing page of the above Web site in the box labeled
To Vote Your Shares by Internet click on Vote Now to access the electronic proxy card and vote your shares.
Have this notice in hand when you access the Web site.
You will need to reference the 11-digit control number located on the reverse side.