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Proxy Statement Pursuant to Section 14(a) of the

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Tronc Notice Card (Final)

*** Exercise Your Right to Vote *** Important Notice Regarding the Availability of Proxy Materials for the Stockholder Meeting to Be Held on April 18, 2017 TRONC, INC. You are receiving this communication because you hold shares in the above named company. This is not a ballot. You cannot use this notice to vote these shares. This communication presents only an overview of the more complete proxy materials that are available to you on the Internet. You may view the proxy materials online at or easily request a paper copy (see reverse side). We encourage you to access and review all of the important information contained in the proxy materials before voting. TRONC, INC. 435 N. MICHIGAN AVE CHICAGO, IL 60611 0000313394_1 R1.0.1.15 See the reverse side of this notice to obtain proxy materials and voting instructions. Meeting Information Meeting Type: Annual Meeting For holders as of: February 28, 2017 Date: April 18, 2017Time: 9:30 AM CST Location: Offices of Kirkland & Ellis LLP 300 North LaSalle Chicago, Illinois 60654




Tronc Notice Card (Final)

Before You Vote How to Access the Proxy Materials Proxy Materials Available to VIEW or RECEIVE:  Have the information that is printed in the box marked by the arrow (located on the  by the arrow (located on the following page) in the subject line. How To Vote Please Choose One of the Following Voting Methods possession  available and follow the instructions. marked by the arrow 0000313394_2 R1.0.1.15 Vote In Person: Many stockholder meetings have attendance requirements including, but not limited to, the of an attendance ticket issued by the entity holding the meeting. Please check the meeting materials for any specia requirements for meeting attendance. At the meeting, you will need to request a ballot to vote these shares. Vote By Internet: To vote now by Internet, go to Have the information that is printed in the box Vote By Mail: You can vote by mail by requesting a paper copy of the materials, which will include a proxy card. l 1. Notice and Proxy Statement2. Annual Report How to View Online: following page) and visit: How to Request and Receive a PAPER or E-MAIL Copy: If you want to receive a paper or e-mail copy of these documents, you must request one. There is NO charge for requesting a copy. Please choose one of the following methods to make your request: 1) BY 2) BY TELEPHONE:1-800-579-1639 3) BY E-MAIL* * If requesting materials by e-mail, please send a blank e-mail with the information that is printed in the box marked Requests, instructions and other inquiries sent to this e-mail address will NOT be forwarded to your investment advisor. Please make the request as instructed above on or before April 04, 2017 to facilitate timely delivery.




Tronc Notice Card (Final)

The Board of Directors recommends you vote FOR the following: 1. Election of Directors Nominees 01 Carol Crenshaw 06 Philip G. Franklin 02 Justin C. Dearborn 07 Richard A. Reck 03 David Dreier 04 Eddy W. Hartenstein 05 Michael W. Ferro, Jr. The Board of Directors recommends you vote FOR proposals 2 and 3. 2Approve, on an advisory basis, the compensation of the Company's named executive officers for 2016 3Ratify the appointment of Ernst & Young LLP as the Company's independent registered public accounting firm for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2017 NOTE: The named proxies shall have discretionary authority to vote on any other business as may properly be presented at the Annual Meeting and any adjournment or postponement of the Annual Meeting. 0000313394_3 R1.0.1.15 Voting items




Tronc Notice Card (Final)

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