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Sage, Connie M.

Frank Batten

The Untold Story of the Founder of the Weather Channel Connie Sage

Frank Batten Sr. (1927–2009) created the Weather Channel in 1982, despite mocking by colleagues in the media that around-the-clock weather broadcasts would be as exciting as watching paint dry. The network, and later its companion website,, became the largest private weather company in... More