DAVENPORT, Iowa (July 25, 2016) — Lee Enterprises, Incorporated (NYSE: LEE), a major provider of local news, information and advertising in 49 markets, has scheduled an audio webcast and conference call for Thursday, August 4, 2016, at 9 a.m. Central Time. Lee plans to issue a news release before market that day with preliminary results for its third fiscal quarter ended June 26, 2016.

The live webcast will be accessible at lee.net and will be available for replay 24 hours later. Several analysts have been invited to ask questions on the call. Questions from other participants may be submitted by participating in the webcast. The call also may be monitored on a listen-only conference line by dialing (toll free) 888-403-8872 and entering a conference pass code of 423289 at least five minutes before the scheduled start. Participants on the listen-only line will not have the opportunity to ask questions.

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ABOUT LEE

Lee Enterprises is a premier provider of local news, information and advertising in its markets, with 45 daily newspapers and a joint interest in four others, rapidly growing digital products and nearly 300 specialty publications in 22 states. Lee markets include St. Louis, MO; Madison, WI; Billings, MT; Davenport, IA, and Tucson, AZ. Lee Common Stock is traded on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol LEE. For more information about Lee, please visit lee.net.

Contact:

Charles Arms

Director of Corporate Communications

IR@lee.net

(563) 383-2100