Wausau Paper (NYSE:WPP) will release 2012 first-quarter financial results on Monday, April 30, 2012, after the close of the New York Stock Exchange. The company will hold a webcast to discuss earnings and current market conditions at 11:00 a.m. Eastern time on Tuesday, May 1. All interested parties are invited to listen to the webcast via the investors section of the company’s Internet site at www.wausaupaper.com. A replay of the call will also be available on the website from 1:30 p.m. Eastern time on May 1, 2012 until midnight May 8. About Wausau Paper:Wausau Paper produces and markets specialty papers for industrial, commercial and consumer end markets as well as a complete line of away-from-home towel and tissue products. The company is headquartered in Mosinee, Wisconsin and is listed on the NYSE under the symbol WPP. To learn more about Wausau Paper visit: www.wausaupaper.com. Safe Harbor under the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995: The matters discussed in this news release concerning the company’s future performance or anticipated financial results are forward-looking statements and are made pursuant to the safe harbor provisions of the Securities Reform Act of 1995. Such statements involve risks and uncertainties which may cause results to differ materially from those set forth in these statements. Among other things, these risks and uncertainties include the strength of the economy and demand for paper products, increases in raw material and energy prices, manufacturing problems at company facilities, and other risks and assumptions described under “Information Concerning Forward-Looking Statements” in Item 7 and in Item 1A of the company’s Form 10-K for the year ended December 31, 2011. The company assumes no obligation to update or supplement forward-looking statements that become untrue because of subsequent events.