TWC Spreads Word on Dennis


Attention: Wal-Mart shoppers and Mediacom subscribers.

The Weather Channel is teaming up with Premier Retail Networks Inc., which provides content for Wal-Mart Stores Inc.’s in-store television network, to provide coverage of Hurricane Dennis free-of-charge in affected areas.

The network also agreed to provide its Weatherscan 24-hour, all-local-weather digital network to Mediacom Communications Corp. analog subscribers in Gulf Breeze, Fla., and other areas where the storm could have an impact.

And TWC said it has added updates on road closures, evacuation notices, shelter information and other vital details from local emergency-management agencies to Weatherscan and (