CORRECTING and REPLACING Associated Banc-Corp To Host Earnings Conference Call Oct. 20

CORRECTING and REPLACING Associated Banc-Corp To Host Earnings Conference Call Oct. 20

Company Release - 10/14/2005 17:20

GREEN BAY, Wis.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 14, 2005--In BW5612 issued Oct. 14, 2005: Please replace the release with the following corrected version due to revisions.

    The corrected release reads:

    ASSOCIATED BANC-CORP TO HOST EARNINGS CONFERENCE CALL OCT. 20

Associated Banc-Corp (NASDAQ:ASBC) will host a conference call for investors and analysts at 3 p.m. CDTThursday, Oct. 20, following the release of the company's third quarter earnings announcement, which is expected at approximately noon CDT that day.

The toll-free dial-in number for the live call is 877-654-5513. Participants should ask the operator for the Associated Banc-Corp third quarter earnings call, or for call ID number 1466121. A replay of the call will be available through Oct. 28 by calling 800-642-1687.

Associated Banc-Corp, headquartered in Green Bay, Wis., is a diversified multibank holding company with total assets of approximately $21 billion, serving Wisconsin, Illinois, and Minnesota through more than 320 banking offices. Associated offers a full range of traditional banking services and a variety of other financial products and services. More information about Associated Banc-Corp is available at www.AssociatedBank.com.

    CONTACT: Associated Banc-Corp
             Cindy Moon-Mogush, 920-431-8034
    SOURCE: Associated Banc-Corp