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DAVENPORT, Iowa (November 16, 2018) – Lee Enterprises (NYSE: LEE), a leading provider of news, information and advertising in 49 markets, announced today that the company has repaid, in full, the $250 million 1st Lien Term Loan issued in March, 2014. The repayment comes nearly five months ahead of the March 31, 2019 maturity date.

DAVENPORT, Iowa (November 13, 2018) — Lee Enterprises, Incorporated (NYSE: LEE) announced today the selection of five Enterprise of the Year Finalists for 2018, honoring superior performance in key business and customer measures. 

DAVENPORT, Iowa (November 13, 2018) — Kevin Mowbray, president and chief executive officer of Lee Enterprises, Incorporated (NYSE: LEE), announced today the winners of the 2018 Lee President’s Awards for outstanding journalism, innovation, and spirit.

DAVENPORT, Iowa (October 30, 2018) — Lee Enterprises, Incorporated (NYSE: LEE), a leading provider of news, information and advertising in 49 markets, announced today that James V. Strauss has been named publisher of the Missoulian, in Missoula, Montana. Strauss succeeds Mike Gulledge, who resigned from the company in September of this year.

DAVENPORT, Iowa (October 19, 2018) — Lee Enterprises, Incorporated (NYSE: LEE), a leading provider of news, information and advertising in 49 markets, announced today that Davis Taylor will become publisher of the Napa Valley Register in Napa, California effective November 1, 2018. Taylor will continue to serve as publisher of The Sentinel in Hanford, California. He succeeds Brenda Speth, who has left the company.

DAVENPORT, Iowa (October 16, 2018) — Lee Enterprises, Incorporated (NYSE: LEE), a leading provider of news, information and advertising in 49 markets, announced today that Anita Fasbender has been named regional publisher of the Independent Record in Helena, Montana, and The Montana Standard in Butte.

DAVENPORT, Iowa (October 15, 2018) — Lee Enterprises, Incorporated (NYSE: LEE), a leading provider of news, information and advertising in 49 markets, announced today that Tom Wiley has been named president and publisher of the Wisconsin State Journal and president of Madison Newspapers Inc. He succeeds John Humenik, who will assume his corporate role of vice president – news on a fu­ll-time basis.

 DAVENPORT, Iowa (September 26, 2018) — Lee Enterprises, Incorporated (NYSE: LEE), a leading provider of news, information and advertising in 49 markets, announced today that Arizona Daily Sun Publisher Don Rowley will retire effective September 30, 2018. The company said an interim leadership plan would be announced in the near future.

DAVENPORT, Iowa (September 24, 2018) — Lee Enterprises, Incorporated (NYSE: LEE) ), a leading provider of news, information and advertising in 49 markets, announced today that Mike Gulledge, vice president - publishing and regional publisher for Billings Gazette Communications and the Missoulian, has resigned from the company effective September 30, 2018.  

DAVENPORT, Iowa (September 24, 2018) — Lee Enterprises, Incorporated (NYSE: LEE), a leading provider of news, information and advertising in 49 markets, announced today that Billings Gazette Communications General Manager Dave Worstell will become publisher. Worstell will succeed Mike Gulledge, who announced he is leaving the company effective September 30, 2018.

DAVENPORT, Iowa (August 3, 2018) — Lee Enterprises, Incorporated (NYSE: LEE), a major provider of local news, information and advertising in 49 markets, today reported earnings(1) of $4.8 million for its third fiscal quarter ended June 24, 2018, or 8 cents per diluted common share. For the same quarter a year ago, earnings totaled $6.3 million, or 11 cents per diluted common share. Excluding the adjustment related to the change in fair value of the stock warrants, adjusted earnings per diluted common share(2) totaled 7 cents in both the current year quarter and 5 cents in the prior yea…

DAVENPORT, Iowa (August 1, 2018) – Lee Enterprises (NYSE: LEE), a leading provider of news, information and advertising in 49 markets, has selected Corporate Controller Timothy R. Millage as vice president, chief financial officer and treasurer. Millage succeeds Ron Mayo, who resigned in June of this year.

DAVENPORT, Iowa (June 15, 2018) – Ronald A. Mayo, Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer of Lee Enterprises, Incorporated (NYSE: LEE), has announced he is resigning and returning to Denver, Colorado, for family considerations.

DAVENPORT, Iowa (May 3, 2018) — Lee Enterprises, Incorporated (NYSE: LEE), a major provider of local news, information and advertising in 49 markets, today reported earnings(1) of $2.5 million for its second fiscal quarter ended March 25, 2018, or 4 cents per diluted common share. For the same quarter a year ago, earnings totaled $6.4 million, or 11 cents per diluted common share. Excluding the adjustment related to the change in fair value of the stock warrants, adjusted earnings per diluted common share(2) totaled 3 cents in both the current year quarter and the prior year quarter. "…

DAVENPORT, Iowa (April 26, 2018) — 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, May 3, 2018, at 9 a.m. Central Time. Lee plans to issue a news release before market open that day with preliminary results for its second fiscal quarter ended March 25, 2018.

LONGVIEW, Washington (April 3, 2018) – Lee Enterprises (NYSE: LEE), a leading provider of news, information and advertising in 49 markets, today named David Thornberry publisher of The Daily News in Longview, Washington. Thornberry succeeds Rick Parrish, who resigned from the company in February.

CASPER, Wyoming (February 20, 2018) – Lee Enterprises (NYSE: LEE), a leading provider of news, information and advertising in 49 markets, has named Casper Star-Tribune General Manager Dale Bohren publisher of Casper Star-Tribune Communications.

DAVENPORT, Iowa (February 1, 2018) — Lee Enterprises, Incorporated (NYSE: LEE), a major provider of local news, information and advertising in 50 markets, has sold its newspaper and digital media operations in Maysville, Kentucky to Champion Media LLC, including The Ledger Independent and maysville-online.com.

DAVENPORT, Iowa (February 1, 2018) — Lee Enterprises, Incorporated (NYSE: LEE), a major provider of local news, information and advertising in 50 markets, today reported earnings(1) of $35.3 million for its first fiscal quarter ended December 24, 2017, or 63 cents per diluted common share. For the same quarter a year ago, earnings totaled $12.4 million, or 22 cents per diluted common share. Excluding the impact of the new tax legislation and the adjustment related to the change in fair value of the stock warrants, adjusted earnings per diluted common share(2) totaled 19 cents in the cu…

DAVENPORT, Iowa (January 23, 2018) — Lee Enterprises, Incorporated (NYSE: LEE), a major provider of local news, information and advertising in 50 markets, has scheduled an audio webcast and conference call for Thursday, February 1, 2018, at 9 a.m. Central Time. Lee plans to issue a news release before market open that day with preliminary results for its first fiscal quarter ended December 24, 2017.

DAVENPORT, Iowa (December 6, 2017) — Lee Enterprises, Incorporated (NYSE: LEE), a major provider of local news, information and advertising in 50 markets, today reported earnings(1) of $3.5 million for its fourth fiscal quarter ended September 24, 2017, or 6 cents per diluted common share. For the same quarter a year ago, earnings totaled $0.7 million, or 1 cent per diluted common share. For the fiscal year, earnings totaled$28.6 million, or 50 cents per diluted common share, compared to $36.0 million, or 64 cents per diluted common share, in the prior year."Adjusted EBITDA(2) for the …

DAVENPORT, Iowa (December 1, 2017) — Lee Enterprises, Incorporated (NYSE: LEE), a major provider of local news, information and advertising, today announced that Rodney Baker, a long-time media executive and Kentucky native, has been named publisher of The Ledger-Independent in Maysville, Kentucky.

DAVENPORT, Iowa (November 28, 2017) — Lee Enterprises, Incorporated (NYSE: LEE), a major provider of local news, information and advertising in 50 markets, has scheduled an audio webcast and conference call for Wednesday, December 6, 2017, at 9 a.m. Central Time. Lee plans to issue a news release before market open that day with preliminary results for its fourth fiscal quarter and fiscal year ended September 24, 2017.

DAVENPORT, Iowa (November 16, 2017) — Lee Enterprises, Incorporated (NYSE: LEE) announced today the selection of five Enterprise of the Year Finalists for 2017, honoring superior performance in key business and customer measures.

DAVENPORT, Iowa (November 16, 2017) — Kevin Mowbray, president and chief executive officer of Lee Enterprises, Incorporated (NYSE: LEE), announced today the winners of the 2017 Lee President’s Awards for outstanding journalism, innovation, and spirit.

DAVENPORT, Iowa (August 3, 2017) — Lee Enterprises, Incorporated (NYSE: LEE), a major provider of local news, information and advertising in 50 markets, today reported earnings(1) of $6.3 million for its third fiscal quarter ended June 25, 2017, or 11 cents per diluted common share. For the same quarter a year ago, earnings totaled $4.4 million, or 8 cents per diluted common share. The analysis of third quarter results is presented on a same property basis unless otherwise noted(2). Kevin Mowbray, Chief Executive Officer, said "Adjusted EBITDA(3) continues to be strong, totaling $35.8 …

 DAVENPORT, IA (June 19, 2017) – Lee Enterprises, Incorporated (NYSE: LEE), a major provider of local news, information and advertising in 49 markets, announced today an agreement to purchase the assets of the Dispatch-Argus, including QCOnline.com and related publications serving Moline, Rock Island and dozens of other communities in western Illinois.

DAVENPORT, IA (June 19, 2017) – Lee Enterprises, Incorporated (NYSE: LEE), a major provider of local news, information and advertising in 49 markets, announced today an agreement to purchase the assets of The Dispatch-Argus, including QCOnline.com and related publications serving Moline, Rock Island and dozens of other communities in western Illinois.

DAVENPORT, Iowa (May22, 2017) — Lee Enterprises, Incorporated (NYSE: LEE), a major provider of local news, information and advertising in 49 markets, today announced that Eugene Jackson has been named regional publisher of the Casper Star-Tribune in Wyoming and the Rapid City Journal in South Dakota.

DAVENPORT, Iowa (May 22, 2017) — Lee Enterprises, Incorporated (NYSE: LEE), a major provider of local news, information and advertising in 49 markets in 21 states, has named Jeff Precourt regional publisher of the company’s Oregon enterprises. Currently publisher of the Albany Democrat-Herald, the Corvallis Gazette-Times and the weeklies Lebanon Express and Philomath Express, Precourt’s role will expand to include The World in Coos Bay and its associated weekly publications.

DAVENPORT, Iowa (May 4, 2017) — Lee Enterprises, Incorporated (NYSE: LEE), a major provider of local news, information and advertising in 49 markets, today reported earnings(1) of $6.4 million for its second fiscal quarter ended March 26, 2017, or 11 cents per diluted common share. For the same quarter a year ago, earnings totaled $19.5 million, or 36 cents per diluted common share. The analysis of second quarter results is presented on a same property basis unless otherwise noted(2)."We are accelerating the transformation of our company," said Kevin Mowbray, president and chief execut…

 DAVENPORT, Iowa (February 2, 2017) — Lee Enterprises, Incorporated (NYSE: LEE), a major provider of local news, information and advertising in 49 markets, today reported earnings(1) of $12.4 million for its first fiscal quarter ended December 25, 2016, or 22 cents per diluted common share. Earnings totaled $11.5 million, or 21 cents per diluted common share, the same quarter a year ago. The analysis of first quarter results is presented on a same property basis unless otherwise noted(2).

DAVENPORT, Iowa (January 24, 2017) — 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, February 2, 2017, at 9 a.m. Central Time. Lee plans to issue a news release before market open that day with preliminary results for its first fiscal quarter ended December 25, 2016.

DAVENPORT, Iowa (November 29, 2016) — Lee Enterprises, Incorporated (NYSE: LEE), a major provider of local news, information and advertising in 48 markets, has scheduled an audio webcast and conference call for Friday, December 9, 2016, at 9 a.m. Central Time. Lee plans to issue a news release before market open that day with preliminary results for its fourth fiscal quarter ended September 25, 2016.

DAVENPORT, Iowa (November 15, 2016) — Kevin Mowbray, president and chief executive officer of Lee Enterprises, Incorporated (NYSE: LEE), announced today the winners of the 2016 Lee President’s Awards for outstanding journalism, innovation and spirit.