Weatherman who defied 'Code Red' alerts is out of a job
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One week ago Joe Crain, the morning meteorologist at WICS in Springfield, Illinois, called out station management for mandating over-the-top "Code Red" weather alerts.

Now Crain is officially out of a job.

A spokesman for the station's parent, Sinclair Broadcast Group, confirmed Wednesday night that "Joe was let go."

The company declined to comment further to CNN Business.

But Crain's exit caps a week of controversy for the station and its parent company, which has repeatedly come under scrutiny...

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