SOURCE: Fisher Communications, Inc.

October 20, 2008 17:00 ET

Fisher Communications, Inc. to Report Third Quarter 2008 Financial Results, Host Conference Call and Webcast on November 6, 2008

SEATTLE, WA--(Marketwire - October 20, 2008) - Fisher Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ: FSCI) will report its third quarter 2008 financial results before the market opens on November 6. This information will also be available through the Investor Information section of Fisher's Web site, www.fsci.com.

Fisher will hold a quarterly conference call to discuss its third quarter 2008 financial results at 1:00 p.m. Pacific Time (4:00 p.m. Eastern) on November 6. The call will be accessible through a limited number of dial-in conference lines, and live to the general public via webcast.

There are two ways to participate in this call.

--   Direct dial
     Dial 1-800-322-2803 at least 10 minutes prior to the scheduled
     1:00 p.m. Pacific Time start time of the call.  International callers
     should dial 617-614-4925.  The confirmation code for the conference
     call is 29274673.

--   Live webcast
     The live webcast will be accessible through Fisher's Web site,
     www.fsci.com.  To listen to the live webcast, go to www.fsci.com,
     click on Investor Information and then click on Q3 Financial Results
     Conference Call.  Allow at least 10 minutes to access Fisher's home
     page and complete the links before the webcast begins.  Replays of the
     webcast will be available approximately 2 hours after the live event.

     The webcast is also being distributed through Thomson Reuters
     StreetEvents Network to both institutional and individual investors.
     Individual investors can listen to the call at www.earnings.com,
     Thomson Reuters' individual investor portal, powered by StreetEvents.
     Institutional investors can access the call via Thomson Reuters'
     password-protected event management site, StreetEvents
    (www.streetevents.com).

Replay of the conference call will be available approximately 2 hours after the live call ends on Thursday, November 6. The replay line will be available for 1 week following the call. To access the replay, dial 1-888-286-8010. International callers who want to access the replay should dial 617-801-6888. The confirmation code for the replay is 72425186.

About Fisher Communications

Fisher Communications, Inc. is a Seattle-based communications company that owns and operates 13 full power television stations (including a 50%-owned television station), 7 low power television stations and 8 radio stations in the Western United States. The Company owns and operates Fisher Pathways, a satellite and fiber transmission provider; Fisher Plaza, a media, telecommunications, and data center facility located near downtown Seattle; and Pegasus News, an online start-up and hyper-local media pioneer based in Dallas. For more information about Fisher Communications, Inc., go to www.fsci.com.

Contact Information

  • Contact:
    Sard Verbinnen & Co
    Paul Kranhold or Ron Low
    (415) 618-8750
    Robin Weinberg
    (212) 687-8080