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Frank Batten Sr.; created Weather Channel

Matt Schudel

Frank Batten Sr., a Norfolk, Va., publisher who founded the Weather Channel and was the 190th richest person in America, has died at 82. We'll get an obituary up as soon as we can get one prepared.

By Matt Schudel |  September 10, 2009; 12:27 PM ET  | Category:  Matt Schudel
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