Western Refining to Participate in Cowen and Company Permian Basin Oilfield Tour

Western Refining to Participate in Cowen and Company Permian Basin Oilfield Tour  EL PASO, Texas, March 17, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Western Refining, Inc. (NYSE:WNR) announced today that Company management will participate in the Cowen and Company Permian Basin Oilfield Tour, in Midland, Texas, on Tuesday, March 18, 2014. The meeting materials will be available beginning Tuesday, March 18, 2014, on the Investor Relations section of Western Refining's website at www.wnr.com and will remain available on www.wnr.com in accordance with the Company's investor presentation archive policy.  About Western Refining  Western Refining, Inc. is an independent refining and marketing company headquartered in El Paso, Texas. The refining segment operates refineries in El Paso, and Gallup, New Mexico. The wholesale segment includes a fleet of crude oil and finished product truck transports, and wholesale petroleum products operations in Arizona, California, Colorado, Georgia, Maryland, Nevada, New Mexico, Texas, and Virginia. The retail segment includes retail service stations and convenience stores in Arizona, Colorado, New Mexico, and Texas.  Western Refining, Inc. also owns the general partner and approximately 65% of the limited partnership interest of Western Refining Logistics, LP (NYSE:WNRL) and the general partner and approximately 39% of the limited partnership interest in Northern Tier Energy LP (NYSE:NTI).  More information about Western Refining is available at www.wnr.com.  CONTACT: Investor and Analyst Contact:          Jeffrey S. Beyersdorfer          (602) 286-1530                   Media Contact:          Gary Hanson          (602) 286-1777  Western Refining Inc. Logo