SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)
of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): November 2, 2006
ALPHA NATURAL RESOURCES, INC.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction
(Commission File Number)
One Alpha Place, P.O. Box 2345,
Abingdon, VA 24212
(Address of principal executive offices) (Zip Code)
Registrants telephone number, including area code: (276) 619-4410
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)
Check the appropriate box below if the Form 8-K filing is intended to simultaneously satisfy the
filing obligation of the registrant under any of the following provisions (see General Instruction
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Exchange Act (17 CFR 240.13e-4(c))
Item 2.02 Results of Operations and Financial Condition.
On November 2, 2006, Alpha Natural Resources, Inc. issued a press release announcing earnings
and other financial results for its third quarter ended September 30, 2006, and that management
would review these results in an investment community conference call at 10:00 a.m. ET on Thursday,
November 2, 2006.
This Current Report on Form 8-K and the earnings press release attached hereto are being
furnished by the Registrant pursuant to Item 2.02 Results of Operations and Financial Condition.
In accordance with General Instruction B.2 of Form 8-K, the information contained in this Current
Report on Form 8-K, including Exhibit 99.1, shall not be deemed filed for the purposes of Section
18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, or otherwise subject to the liability of
that section or Sections 11 and 12(a)(2) of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended. In addition,
this information shall not be deemed incorporated by reference into any of the Registrants filings
with the Securities and Exchange Commission, except as shall be expressly set forth by specific
reference in any such filing.
Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.
||Alpha Natural Resources, Inc. Press Release dated November 2, 2006