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KNIGHT-RIDDER REPORTS STATISTICAL REPORT FOR FIVE WEEKS ENDED JAN. 31, 1993

 MIAMI, Feb. 23 /PRNewswire/ -- Knight-Ridder, Inc. (NYSE: KRI) today released its monthly statistical report for the five weeks ended Jan. 31, 1993 as follows --
 KNIGHT-RIDDER, INC.
 STATISTICAL REPORT FOR THE FIVE WEEKS ENDED JAN. 31, 1993
 FIRST PERIOD
 PCT.
 1993 1992 CHANGE
 REVENUE ($000) (A)
 Business Information Services $32,555 $31,461 3.5
 Newspaper
 Advertising
 Retail $58,665 $57,331 2.3
 General 16,296 17,188 (5.2)
 Classified 49,454 44,753 10.5
 Total 124,415 119,272 4.3
 Circulation 44,504 44,014 1.1
 Other Revenue 4,183 3,541 18.1
 Total Newspaper Revenue $173,102 $166,827 3.8
 Total Operating Revenue $205,657 $198,288 3.7
 AVERAGE CIRCULATION --
 Including Detroit
 (000s of copies) (A)
 Morning 3,210 3,202 0.2
 Evening 462 477 (3.1)
 Sunday 4,793 4,792 0.0
 ADVERTISING LINAGE
 (000s of six column inches)
 (A) (B) & (C)
 Full Run ROP
 Retail 1,232.6 1,232.4 0.0
 General 118.4 132.1 (10.4)
 Classified 1,132.8 1,037.5 9.2
 Total 2,483.8 2,402.0 3.4
 Factored Part Run ROP 157.2 121.4 29.5
 Full Run Preprint 1,245.2 1,220.7 2.0
 Part Run Preprint 1,111.5 1,094.5 1.6
 TOTAL PREPRINTS
 INSERTED (000s) 407,992 365,662 11.6
 BASIC CABLE
 TELEVISION SUBSCRIBERS 329,000 318,000 3.5
 FULL RUN ROP ADVERTISING
 LINAGE DATA
 By Market (000s of six
 column inches):
 Notes A, B, & C
 Akron Beacon Journal 100.7 103.6 (2.8)
 Charlotte Observer 117.5 116.4 0.9
 Columbia State 107.3 105.8 1.4
 Detroit 90.0 83.9 7.3
 Fort Wayne News-
 Sentinel, Journal-
 Gazette 121.0 118.1 2.5
 Lexington Herald-
 Leader 76.3 73.8 3.4
 Long Beach Press-
 Telegram 93.4 106.4 (12.2)
 Miami Herald 206.6 189.2 9.2
 Philadelphia Inquirer,
 News 228.9 210.2 8.9
 Saint Paul Pioneer
 Press 89.9 88.2 1.9
 San Jose Mercury News 231.8 228.2 1.6
 Wichita Eagle 84.3 79.2 6.4
 All Other Daily
 Newspapers 936.1 899.0 4.1
 Total - Full Run ROP 2,483.8 2,402.0 3.4
 (A) -- On Nov. 27, 1989, the Detroit News and the Detroit Free Press began operations under a joint operating agreement as the Detroit Newspaper Agency (DNA). Revenues, linage and circulation for 1993 and 1992 include 50 percent of the DNA.
 (B) -- Full Run ROP linage of the joint operating agency between the Seattle Times and the Seattle Post Intelligencer was 188 for the period (down 7.0 percent from the prior year). Knight-Ridder owns 49.5 percent of the voting stock and 65 percent of the non-voting common stock of the Seattle Times. None of the lineage is included in the Advertising Linage section.
 (C) -- Measured by individual Knight-Ridder newspapers. Where necessary, certain previously reported linage has been restated to be consistent with measurement guidelines currently in use.
 -0- 2/23/93
 /CONTACT: Frank Hawkins of Knight Ridder, Inc., 305-376-3838/
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