Twinkies http://kcur.org en Judge Approves Hostess' Plan To Liquidate http://kcur.org/post/judge-approves-hostess-plan-liquidate Maybe the end is nigh, after all.<p>A judge has approved Hostess' plan to liquidate the company, all but assuring that the maker of Twinkies, Ding Dongs, Donettes and Wonder Bread will cease to exist.<p><a href="http://dealbook.nytimes.com/2012/11/21/judge-approves-hostess-brands-plan-to-close-down/"><em>The New York Times</em> reports:</a><p><blockquote><p>"Judge [Robert] Drain's motion spells the almost certain end of Hostess, an 82-year-old bakery that survived the Great Depression, numerous wars and countless low-carb diets. Wed, 21 Nov 2012 21:58:00 +0000 editor 27963 at http://kcur.org Judge Approves Hostess' Plan To Liquidate A Rush On Twinkies Across Missouri http://kcur.org/post/rush-twinkies-across-missouri <p>Grocery chains across Missouri are running out of Twinkies and other Hostess products, following Friday's announcement that the company is going out of business.&nbsp; Fri, 16 Nov 2012 23:23:52 +0000 Marshall Griffin 27740 at http://kcur.org A Rush On Twinkies Across Missouri Hostess Bakery To Workers: 'Go Back To Work, Or Company Dies' http://kcur.org/post/hostess-bakery-workers-go-back-work-or-company-dies <p>Hostess company officials told striking workers they had until 5 p.m. Thursday to go back to work, or management would be forced to liquidate the company.</p><p> Fri, 16 Nov 2012 03:14:33 +0000 Laura Ziegler 27673 at http://kcur.org Hostess Bakery To Workers: 'Go Back To Work, Or Company Dies'