Western Refining, Inc. Announces First Quarter 2011 Earnings Conference Call

/ Source: GlobeNewswire

EL PASO, Texas, March 28, 2011 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Western Refining, Inc. (NYSE:WNR), an independent oil refining and marketing company, plans to announce results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2011, on May 5, 2011, before the open of trading on the New York Stock Exchange. The Company has scheduled a conference call on May 5, 2011, at 10:00 am ET to discuss these results.

The call is being webcast and can be accessed at Western's website, . The call can also be heard by dialing (866) 566-8590 or (702) 224-9819, passcode: 55481727. The audio replay will be available two hours after the end of the call through May 12, 2011, by dialing (800) 642-1687 or (702) 645-9291, passcode: 55481727.

About Western Refining

Western Refining, Inc. is an independent refining and marketing company headquartered in El Paso, Texas. Western operates refineries in El Paso and Gallup, New Mexico. Western's asset portfolio also includes refined products terminals in Albuquerque and Bloomfield, New Mexico and Yorktown, Virginia, asphalt terminals in Phoenix and Tucson, Arizona, Albuquerque, and El Paso, retail service stations and convenience stores in Arizona, Colorado, and New Mexico, a fleet of crude oil and finished product truck transports, and wholesale petroleum products operations in Arizona, California, Colorado, Nevada, New Mexico, Texas, and Utah. More information about the Company is available at www.wnr.com.

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