bankruptcy http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Patriot Coal To Emerge From Bankruptcy http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/patriot-coal-emerge-bankruptcy <p>St. Louis-based Patriot Coal <a href="http://phx.corporate-ir.net/phoenix.zhtml?c=216060&amp;p=irol-newsArticle&amp;ID=1885369&amp;highlight=">announced</a> Tuesday that a federal bankruptcy judge has approved the company’s reorganization plan, clearing the way to come out of bankruptcy.</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Patriot officials said the company will close on </span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">its exit financing and emerge from Chapter 11 Wednesday.</span></p> Tue, 17 Dec 2013 22:39:46 +0000 Maria Altman 32345 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Patriot Coal To Emerge From Bankruptcy Post-Dispatch faces lawsuit over retiree benefits http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/post-dispatch-faces-lawsuit-over-retiree-benefits <p>Twelve former employees of the <a href="http://www.stltoday.com/">St. Louis Post-Dispatch</a> have <a href="http://www.scribd.com/doc/74824986/PD-Retiree-Lawsuit">sued </a>the paper, saying corporate officials lied to them about the benefits the employees would receive after taking an early retirement offer in 2007.</p> Mon, 05 Dec 2011 21:37:15 +0000 Rachel Lippmann 2615 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Post-Dispatch faces lawsuit over retiree benefits Parent company of St. Louis Post-Dispatch announces Chapter 11 filing http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/parent-company-st-louis-post-dispatch-announces-chapter-11-filing <p>The owner of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch <a href="https://docs.google.com/viewer?a=v&amp;pid=explorer&amp;chrome=true&amp;srcid=0B8YHc4elsfLqZjEzOTJhODAtNTUyMS00ZWM1LWI0YTctZTljMjEwMWU3MzQ0&amp;hl=en_US&amp;pli=1">announced today</a> that it will file for Chapter 11 bankruptcy this month.</p><p><a href="http://www.lee.net/">Lee Enterprises</a>, based in Davenport, Iowa, says it will allow the company to restructure its debt and exit bankruptcy within 60 days.</p><p>The company said in a press release that the filing would not affect employees, vendors and customers.</p> Fri, 02 Dec 2011 23:51:49 +0000 Maria Altman 2607 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Parent company of St. Louis Post-Dispatch announces Chapter 11 filing Morning headlines: April 14, 2011 http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/morning-headlines-april-14-2011 <p><strong>Mo. Lawmakers Approve Overhauling Prop B</strong></p><p>Missouri lawmakers have given final approval to legislation replacing many provisions in a dog-breeding law&nbsp;approved by voters in November. The House approved the legislation 85-71 on Wednesday. It cleared the Senate last month and goes now to Gov. Jay Nixon.</p> Thu, 14 Apr 2011 14:34:18 +0000 Julie Bierach & The Associated Press 950 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Morning headlines: April 14, 2011 Judge throws out Washington Park village bankruptcy case http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/judge-throws-out-washington-park-village-bankruptcy-case <p><iframe marginheight="0" marginwidth="0" src="http://maps.google.com/maps?oe=utf-8&amp;client=firefox-a&amp;q=washington+Park,+IL&amp;ie=UTF8&amp;hq=&amp;hnear=Washington+Park,+St+Clair,+Illinois&amp;gl=us&amp;ll=38.63505,-90.092885&amp;spn=0.050016,0.111494&amp;t=h&amp;z=14&amp;output=embed" width="425" frameborder="0" height="350" scrolling="no"></iframe> Mon, 10 Jan 2011 17:43:38 +0000 Kelsey Proud & The Associated Press 282 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org