appeal http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Ryan denied plea for freedom to spend time with ill wife http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/ryan-denied-plea-freedom-spend-time-ill-wife <p>An attempt for former Ill. governor George Ryan to be released from prison on bail has failed, according to the Associated Press.</p><p>We've been following the story of Ryan's efforts to leave prison to spend time with his very ill wife, Lura Lynn.</p><p>After the <a href="http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/lura-lynn-ryan-has-six-months-live">announcement of his wife's deteriorating condition</a> in early Dec. 2010,&nbsp; Ryan made an urgent plea to be relased, which he was denied.</p> Mon, 10 Jan 2011 23:29:49 +0000 Kelsey Proud & The Associated Press 291 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Ryan denied plea for freedom to spend time with ill wife Property tax appeal application deadline looming http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/property-tax-appeal-application-deadline-looming <P>Missouri homeowners who bought their properties after June 13<SUP>th</SUP> of this year and think the assessed values were too high can file appeals, due to a change in the tax code.&nbsp; But there's a catch.</P> <P> Fri, 24 Dec 2010 13:30:00 +0000 Marshall Griffin 183 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Property tax appeal application deadline looming