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Arch Coal's Second Quarter Conference Call To Be Webcast, Podcast

July 10, 2006 at 12:00 AM EDT

ST. LOUIS (July 10, 2006) – Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) will discuss its second quarter 2006 financial results in a conference call that will be broadcast live over the Internet on Friday, July 21, at 11:00 a.m. EDT. Participating on the call will be Arch's Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Steven F. Leer, President and Chief Operating Officer John W. Eaves and Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer Robert J. Messey.

The webcast will be accessible via the "investor" section of the Arch Coal Web site at Following the live event, a replay and podcast download will be available on the site for approximately one month.

Arch Coal's second quarter earnings release will be distributed via PR Newswire before the market opens on Friday, July 21, and will be posted to the company's Web site at that time.

Arch Coal is the nation's second largest coal producer with subsidiary operations in Wyoming, Utah, Colorado, West Virginia, Kentucky and Virginia. Through these operations, Arch Coal provides the fuel for approximately 6 percent of the electricity generated in the United States.