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FOR: HUSKY ENERGY INC.

TSX SYMBOL:
 HSE

Husky Energy Announces Date for Release of 2008 Third Quarter Financial Results

Oct 14, 2008 - 05:00 ET

CALGARY, ALBERTA--(Marketwire - Oct. 14, 2008) - Husky Energy (TSX:HSE) will release its financial results for the three-month period ending September 30, 2008 after markets close on Tuesday, October 21, 2008. A conference call for analysts and investors will be held on Wednesday, October 22, 2008 at 4:15 p.m. (EST).

Mr. John C.S. Lau, President & Chief Executive Officer, and other officers will be participating in the call.

A live audio webcast of the conference call will be available, for approximately 90 days, via Husky's website, www.huskyenergy.com, under Investor Relations. 

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Media are invited to listen to the conference call.
- Dial 1-800-597-1419 at 4:05 p.m. (Eastern Time). 

A recording of the call will be posted at approximately 5:30 p.m.
(Eastern Time)
- Dial 1-800-319-6413 (dial reservation # 2658). 

The Postview will be available until Wednesday, January 21, 2009.

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Husky Energy is a Canadian based integrated energy and energy-related company headquartered in Calgary, Alberta. Husky Energy is a publicly traded company listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbol HSE.




FOR FURTHER INFORMATION PLEASE CONTACT:

Husky Energy Inc. - Investor Inquiries
Patrick Aherne
Manager, Investor Relations
(403) 298-6817
or
Husky Energy Inc. - Media Inquiries
Graham White
Corporate Communications
(403) 298-7088
Website: www.huskyenergy.com