Heritage Financial Announces Earnings Release Date and Conference Call

Jan 05, 2010, 09:00 ET from Heritage Financial Corporation

OLYMPIA, Wash., Jan. 5 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Heritage Financial Corporation ("Company") (Nasdaq: HFWA) anticipates issuing its year-end and fourth quarter 2009 earnings release on Thursday, January 28, 2010 before the market opens. The Company has scheduled a telephone conference call to discuss year-end and fourth quarter 2009 earnings at 11:00 a.m. Pacific time (2:00 p.m. Eastern time) on Thursday, January 28, 2010.

To access the conference call, call the numbers listed below:

    Live Conference Call            (800) 230-1074

    Replay of Conference Call       (800) 475-6701
                                    Access Code 140793

The conference call will be recorded and will be available approximately two hours after the live conference call for replay twenty-four hours a day ending February 11, 2010. Questions regarding the conference call may be directed to Kaylene Lahn at 360-943-1500.

Heritage Financial Corporation is a bank holding company headquartered in Olympia, Washington. The Company operates two community banks, Heritage Bank and Central Valley Bank. Heritage Bank serves Pierce, Thurston, Mason and South King Counties in the South Puget Sound region of Washington through its fourteen full-service banking offices and its Online Banking Website www.HeritageBankWA.com. Central Valley Bank serves Yakima and Kittitas Counties in central Washington through its six full-service banking offices and its Online Banking Website www.CVBankWa.com. Additional information about Heritage Financial Corporation is available on its Internet Website www.HF-WA.com.

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