Layoffs Hit the Weather Channel

Restructuring cuts work force by 80 people

The Weather Channel laid off some 7 percent of its work force today according to independently confirmed reports (Mediabistro first reported the news). The network is owned, as of 2007, by a consortium composed of Bain Capital, NBCUniversal and the Blackstone Group, and is among the most widely-distributed networks on cable.

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