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TEGNA and Verizon Reach Multi-Year Carriage Agreement

January 3, 2019

MCLEAN, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan 3, 2019--TEGNA Inc. (NYSE: TGNA) has reached a multi-year carriage agreement with Verizon. WUSA in Washington, D.C., WVEC in Norfolk, VA and WGRZ in Buffalo, NY will return to the Verizon lineup effective immediately.

About TEGNA

TEGNA Inc. (NYSE: TGNA) is an innovative media company that serves the greater good of our communities. With 49 television stations and two radio stations in 41 markets, TEGNA delivers relevant content and information to consumers across platforms. It is the largest owner of top 4 affiliates in the top 25 markets, reaching one-third of all television households nationwide. Each month, TEGNA reaches 50 million adults on-air and approximately 30 million across its digital platforms. TEGNA has been consistently honored with the industry’s top awards, including Edward R. Murrow, George Polk, Alfred I. DuPont and Emmy Awards. TEGNA also delivers innovative and unparalleled solutions for advertisers through TEGNA Marketing Solutions (TMS). TMS is a one-stop shop that helps businesses thrive through an unmatched suite of services and solutions that reach consumers across television, email, social and over-the-top (OTT) platforms, including  Premion, TEGNA’s OTT advertising service. Across platforms, TEGNA tells empowering stories, conducts impactful investigations and delivers innovative marketing solutions. For more information, visit  www.TEGNA.com.

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CONTACT: For media inquiries, contact:

Steve Kidera

Director, Corporate Communications

703-873-6434

skidera@TEGNA.comFor investor inquiries, contact:

Jeffrey Heinz

Vice President, Investor Relations

703-873-6917

jheinz@TEGNA.com

KEYWORD: UNITED STATES NORTH AMERICA VIRGINIA

INDUSTRY KEYWORD: ENTERTAINMENT TV AND RADIO TECHNOLOGY NETWORKS TELECOMMUNICATIONS SATELLITE COMMUNICATIONS MARKETING

SOURCE: TEGNA Inc.

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