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Scripps to Discuss Business Strategy at Deutsche Bank Conference

CINCINNATI, May 31 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Richard A. Boehne, chief operating officer of The E. W. Scripps Company, will discuss the company's business strategy on Tuesday, June 5, during the Deutsche Bank Media & Telcom Conference in New York City.

The Scripps presentation will be made at 3:40 p.m. EDT. The audio from the presentation will be webcast live. To access the webcast, visit http://www.scripps.com, choose "Shareholders," then follow the link in the "Upcoming Events" section. A replay will be available via the Shareholders section of the Scripps Web site for 30 days.

The E. W. Scripps Company (NYSE: SSP) is a diverse and growing media enterprise with interests in national cable networks, newspaper publishing, broadcast television stations, interactive media, and licensing and syndication.

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/CONTACT: Tim Stautberg of The E. W. Scripps Company, +1-513-977-3826, Stautberg@scripps.com

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