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TEGNA Announces Quarterly Dividend

February 21, 2019

MCLEAN, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb 21, 2019--TEGNA Inc.’s (NYSE: TGNA) Board of Directors today declared a dividend of 7 cents per share, payable on April 1, 2019 to stockholders of record as of the close of business on March 8, 2019.

“We believe our long-term commitment to operational and financial discipline coupled with our diversified revenue streams and strong cash flow creates value for our shareholders all while we continue to serve the greater good of our communities,” said Dave Lougee, president and CEO, TEGNA.

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 35 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.com

For 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 COMMUNICATIONS OTHER COMMUNICATIONS

SOURCE: TEGNA Inc.

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