[11Burrow]

[ANCHOR=Kim]

[NEWSCAST=morn]
[WRITER=khu]
[TAPE#=03-53 TC29:24]
[GRAPHIC=Richard Burrow]
[ENG#=1]

There will be another trial for former fund-raiser and Executive Director of the National D-Day Memorial, Richard Burrow. The 56-year old was indicted again yesterday. Keith Humphry explains how this case is different from the first one.
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[SOT]
[IN Q=The memorial will stand]
[SUPER=03-Bedford/June 6, 2001; :00]
[SUPER=@keith1; :33]
[SUPER=01-John Lichtenstein/Burrow's Attorney; :51]
[RUNS=1:34]
[OUT Q=Humphry News 7.]
((NAT SOT Full

By the time Burrow quit- -just days after the Memorial was dedicated- -the Foundation was nearly six million dollars in debt. The full extent of it was was owed wasn't known until he was gone. Burrow was indicted a year later. The trial ended in a hung jury, though seven jurors voted to acquit. Now, Burrow -once again- -stands charged with Mail fraud, Wire fraud, Bank fraud and Loan Application Fraud. [standup @15:30:18]
[IN Q=The fraud charges]

((THE FRAUD CHARGES MIRROR THE ORIGINAL INDICTMENT. WHAT'S NEW HERE ARE THE TWO PERJURY COUNTS BASED ON BURROW'S TRIAL TESTIMONY. THE ISSUE IS WHETHER HE TOLD A REPRESENTATIVE OF THE BANK THAT THE TWO MILLION DOLLAR PLEDGE FROM E.C. ROBINS WAS ACTUALLY A CHALLENGE PLEDGE, THAT THE FOUNDATION HAD TO RAISE ANOTHER TWO MILLION ON ITS OWN.)) [RUNS:18]
[OUT Q=on its own.]


[15:34:45] ((THE CHARGES OF PERJURY ARE ABSOLUTELY UNTRUE. IT WAS A VIGOROUS CROSS EXAMINATION OF RICHARD. THEY HAD EVERY OPPORTUNITY TO CROSS EXAMINE HIM. THEY DID SO. THEY DID NOT CALL ONE WITNESS TO REBUT ANYTHING HE SAID.)) [RUNS:18] Burrow's lawyer says his client had just begun a new career in real estate, working for M-K-B Realtors. Meanwhile the Memorial Foundation is making what Burrow's successor calls "steady progress" toward getting out of debt. Half that 5-point-9 million dollars in debt has been paid. And the Foundation is now operating in the black, according to Bill Macintosh. Keith Humphry, NEWS 7.))


[VOB-Roanoke-Gas]


[ANCHOR=Kim]
[NEWSCAST=Morning]
[WRITER=jus]
[TAPE#=03-54 TC 31:25]
[GRAPHIC=none]
[ENG#=2]


This week's cold weather is making it more expensive to stay warm this winter.
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Roanoke]


Roanoke Gas says customers are paying 25-percent more than they did last year at this time.
For the average customer, that is an increase of 35 to 40 dollars a month.
Roanoke Gas says there are several reasons for it including the fact demand is up.
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[SOT 9:47:16]
[IN Q=I think until exploration]

((JOHN WILLIAMSON/ROANOKE GAS: I THINK UNTIL WE SEE INCREASED EXPLORATION AND INCREASED SUPPLY COME ON THAT WE ARE EXPECTING TO SEE GAS PRICES STAY AT THIS ABOUT LEVEL TO STAY AT THIS LEVEL, PROBABLY FOR THE NEXT COUPLE OF YEARS.))
[SUPER=01-John Williamson/Roanoke Gas Company]
[RUNS=:12]
[OUT Q=couple of years]
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[VO-NAT]


Last winter, more than 12-hundred Roanoke Gas customers had trouble paying their bills.
The company has a flat rate program where customers can pay a certain rate each month for twelve months.
That eliminates large bills during the winter.
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[PA-Storm]


[ANCHOR=Kimberly]
[NEWSCAST=Mornin]
[WRITER=kmc]
[TAPE#=net]
[GRAPHIC=Winter Weather]
[ENG#=3]


A major snow storm to our north is being blamed for three chain- reaction accidents in central Pennsylvania.
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Centre Co., PA;]


Authorities say at least four people were killed yesterday in a traffic pile-up that involved more than 50 vehicles.
Pennsylvania State Police say a blinding snowstorm led to three separate pile-ups on Interstate 80.
Hundreds of firefighters, police officers and rescue workers came out to clean up the mess.
Meanwhile, authorities say the death toll could climb as they continue searching through wreckage that was left burning after the accidents.
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[Bush-Immigration]


[ANCHOR=Kimberly]
[NEWSCAST=morn]
[WRITER=kmc]
[TAPE#=net]
[GRAPHIC=Bush]
[ENG#=4]


As many as 10 million un- documented immigrants live in the U-S.
Today, President Bush is set to announce changes in law to help them work here legally.
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Washington, DC;]


Bush's plan would allow foreign workers to apply for legal status for a three- year period.
Administration officials say the proposal won't help the workers stay in the U-S permanently-- it also includes incentives for them to return to their native countries.
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[SOT]
[IN Q=There is an economic]

((SCOTT MCCLELLAN/WHITE HOUSE SPOKESMAN: THERE IS AN ECONOMIC NEED HERE IN THIS COUNTRY AND THIS IS ABOUT MATCHING WILLING WORKERS WITH WILLING EMPLOYERS, THATS WHAT THIS IS ABOUT. ))
[SUPER=01-Scott McClellan/White House Spokesman;]
[RUNS=:08]
[OUT Q=this is about.]
(------------)
[VO-NAT]


The administration says the plan protects the rights of illegal workers and improvse security by giving authorities a better idea of who is crossing the U-S border.
But critics say Bush is rewarding foreigners who broke the law when they entered the country.
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[11Campaign-ad]


[ANCHOR=Kim]
[NEWSCAST=morn]
[WRITER=mmu]
[TAPE#=03-47 TC1:17:56]
[GRAPHIC=Campaign 2004]
[ENG#=1]


Virginia will be one of the first southern states to hold a presidential primary.
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=04-Clark Campaign Ad]


Yesterday, Presidential hopeful Wesley Clark began airing the first television campaign ads across the state.
Democrats say the T-V spots are a sign that Virginia is now part of the decision-making process.
Party officials say that has not always been the case.
But last year, the Democrats moved the date of Virginia's presidential primary up.
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[SOT 16:17:48]
[IN Q=HOWARD DEAN HAS BEEN IN VIRGINIA]

((LINDSEY REYNOLDS/EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR, VA DEMOCRAT PARTY: HOWARD DEAN HAS BEEN IN VIRGINIA A NUMBER OF TIMES AS HAS JOE LIEBERMAN ACTUALLY ALL THE CANDIDATES HAVE SPOKEN IN VIRGINIA. AL SHARPTON, CAROL MOSELY BRAUN EVERY SINGLE ONE OF THEM AND THAT'S NEVER HAPPENED BEFORE IN VIRGINIA.))
[SUPER=01-Lindsey Reynolds/Virginia Democrat Party]
[RUNS=:11]
[OUT Q=AND THAT'S NEVER HAPPENED BEFORE IN VIRGINIA.]
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[VO-NAT]


The primary is slated for February 10.
Virginia will be the second Southern state, after South Carolina, to pick a Democratic opponent for President Bush.

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[11GOP-money]


[ANCHOR=Kim]
[NEWSCAST=morn]
[WRITER=mmu]
[TAPE#=03-52 TC46:32]
[GRAPHIC=None]
[ENG#=2]


Republican members of the House of Delegates are on a fundraising mission.
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Richmond/File Tape]


G-O-P leaders sent a memo last week announcing a new policy requiring all House Republicans to contribute to a central campaign fund.
The mandatory assessment program asks for as much as 40-thousand dollars from Republican leaders and five-thousand dollars each from new members.
One of the signers of the letter, House Majority Leader Morgan Griffith, says no Republican will be punished for failing to ante up.
But he says if Republicans stand together, they can raise over one million dollars for the 2005 elections.
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[ANCHOR=Kim]
[SS=None]


In other news, the state Republican Party also has a new executive director.
Shane Ostrowski (Ah-strow-ski') replaces Aaron Leibowitz, who resigned at the end of the year.

[11Vinton-Mayor]


[ANCHOR=Kim]
[NEWSCAST=morn]
[WRITER=sba]
[TAPE#=03-48 TC1:01:12]
[GRAPHIC=Campaign 2004]
[ENG#=3]

A Vinton councilman is throwing his hat into the ring in the race for mayor.
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Vinton]

Though the election isn't until May, yesterday Brad Grose told his supporters that he intends to run. Grose has served as Planning Commission Chairman and President of the local Chamber of Commerce. He says he'd like to bring his positive leadership to the town's top-spot.
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[SOT]
[IN Q=13:02:09:17: There's a lot in Vinton...]

((BRAD GROSE/I- CANDIDATE FOR VINTON MAYOR; THERE'S A LOT IN VINTON I WOULD LIKE TO SEE DONE. WE HAVE SOME PRESSING ITEMS COMING UP- WE HAVE TO FINISH OUR COMPREHENSIVE PLAN. WE HAVE TO DISCUSS THE CONSTRUCTION OF THE NEW FIRST AID BUILDING AND OF COURSE, THERE'S SOME DISCUSSION OF REMODELING THE WAR MEMORIAL.))
[SUPER=01-Brad Grose/(I) Candidate for Vinton Mayor]
[RUNS=:16]
[OUT Q= .. the war memorial.]
(------------)
[VO-NAT]

Grose is running as an independent and has to get at least 125-signatures to appear on the May 4th ballot. Vinton Mayor Don Davis says he will make a decision about his re-election in the next few weeks.
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[PKG-Maple-Leaf]


[ANCHOR=Kim]
[NEWSCAST=morn]
[WRITER=jda]
[TAPE#=03-41 TC2:00:10]
[GRAPHIC=Business News]
[ENG#=1]


While textile firms have been struggling in southside, business is booming for a Roanoke bakery.
And officials here are hoping former textile workers will consider a change of career.
Joe Dashiell visited the Maple Leaf Bakery where the help wanted sign is out.

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[SOT]
[IN Q=What starts]
[SUPER=03-Roanoke; :00]
[SUPER=01-Al Sautner/Maple Leaf Bakery Plant Manager; :18]
[SUPER=@Joe2; 1:15]
[RUNS=1:20]
[OUT Q=Joe Dashiell News 7 Roanoke]


((What starts as 550 pounds of dough, rolls down a conveyor, and through a massive oven on its way to in-store bakeries, sub shops and supermarkets across the country.
The Maple Leaf Bakery started its new production line December 10th... but the job is not complete.
[SOT 01:56:22]
[IN Q=Normally with an expansion this big]

((NORMALLY WITH AN EXPANSION THIS BIG, YOU HAVE TROUBLE STARTING UP THE LINE. WE'RE HAVING TROUBLE TRYING TO MAN THE LINES. SO WE'RE TRYING TO RUN AN OPERATION 24 HOURS A DAY SIX DAYS A WEEK AND WE'RE HAVING LOTS OF TROUBLE MANNING THE EQUIPMENT.))
[RUNS= :13]
[OUT Q=manning the equipment.]


The new line is capable of producing five thousand loaves an hour.
Robotic equipment scores the top of each loaf.
But automation hasn't eliminated the need for full-time workers in production, maintenance, inspection and sanitation.
And Plant Manager Al Sautner hopes former textile workers will consider the bakery business.
[SOT]
[IN Q=Right now the people in Martinsville]

((RIGHT NOW THE PEOPLE IN MARTINSVILLE ARE PROBABLY PEOPLE THAT WORKED AROUND A LOT OF EQUIPMENT AND MACHINERY. WE HAVE A LOT OF THOSE TYPES OF OPENINGS, WORKING WITH YOUR HANDS, WORKING WITH EQUIPMENT AND I THINK THAT THAT TYPE OF THING WOULD FIT IN VERY WELL. ))
[RUNS= :12]
[OUT Q=would fit in very well.]


Sautner is looking for full time employees. The positions pay from nine dollars to seventeen dollars an hour, with benefits. Sautner says anyone who is interested can call the plant, or stop by the Maple Leaf facility on Blue Hills Drive.
Joe Dashiell News 7 Roanoke))

[Marketwatch]


[ANCHOR=Kimberly]
[NEWSCAST=Morn]
[WRITER=chr]
[TAPE#=NET]
[GRAPHIC=Business News]
[ENG#=2]


In business news, Earnings season is right around the corner.
Alexis Christoforous has that story and more in this morning's Marketwatch.
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[SOT]
[IN Q=]
[SUPER=01-Alexis Christoforous/Reporting; :00]
[RUNS=1:08]
[OUT Q=in New York, I'm AC.]

((> INVESTORS ARE GEARING UP EARNINGS SEASON WHICH WILL BEGIN IN EARNEST NEXT > WEEK. > > WALL STREET EXPECTS ANOTHER ROBUST EARNINGS PERIOD HELPED BY THE WEAK > DOLLAR, LOW INTEREST RATES AND THE STRENGHTENING US ECONOMY. > > ON WALL STREET IN THE LAST SESSION, STOCKS TOOK AB REATHER AFTER MONDAY'S > BIG RALLY. > > THE DOW SLIPPED 5 POINTS > > BUT THE NASDAQ DID NOTCH ITS HIGHEST CLOSE IN TWO YEARS. > PUT JDA SOFTWARE ON YOUR STOCKS TO WATCH LIST.. the software maker warned > of lower sales and earnings for the fourth quarter.. > > Apple Computer CEO Steve Jobs unveiled a new cheaper version of his > company's ipod digital music player at the macworld conference in san > francisco. but the crowd was disappointed with the price.. the new ipod > mini will retail for 249 dollars... just 50 dollars cheaper than its > larger version.. analysts were expecting apple to release a low end ipod > model for as little as a hundred dollars. > > TRACK ALL THE PRE MARKET ACTION AT CBS.MW.COM IN NY I'M ALEXIS > CHRISTOFOROUS.))



(tape tosses to stocks)

[STOCKS] [WOOD ROGERS SPONSOR BOARD 5185 ESSC] [COMM]


[11Danville-Cable]


[ANCHOR=Kim]
[NEWSCAST=morn]
[WRITER=jus]
[TAPE#=03-55 TC18:05]
[GRAPHIC=None]
[ENG#=1]


Adelphia Cable is staying put in Danville despite concerns from residents and city leaders.
(------------)
[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Danville/May]


City council voted seven to two last night to renew Adelphia's franchise agreement with the city for another ten years.
This comes just months after Adelphia raised rates for the fourth time in three years.
Some council members want the city to look into starting its own cable company in the future.
(------------)



[11Bath-Cable]


[ANCHOR=Kim]
[NEWSCAST=morn]
[WRITER=ejo]
[TAPE#=03-49 TC1:00:40]
[GRAPHIC=None]
[ENG#=2]

Meanwhile, Adelphia Cable in Hot Springs says effective February 1st, it will replace local ABC, CBS and NBC stations with out-of-state network affiliates. And its nearly 500 customers might not receive any Fox or PBS programs at all.
(------------)
[VO-NAT]

In a letter, Adelphia tells subscribers "If there are additional changes, including new sources of programming, we will notify you as soon as possible."
(------------)
[ANCHOR=Kim]
[GRAPHIC=None]

A company official tells us the cost of renewing a lease on property where it receives local signals is responsible for the decision. He says Adelphia is still looking for ways to keep showing local stations in Bath County.

[WTC-Memorial]


[ANCHOR=Kimberly]
[NEWSCAST=Mornin]
[WRITER=kmc]
[TAPE#=net]
[GRAPHIC=none]
[ENG#=3]


After eight months and more than five thousand ideas, a committee has chosen a design for the World Trade Center Memorial.
(------------)
[VO-NAT]


The design named, "Reflecting Absence" features two reflecting pools marking the site where the twin towers once stood.
The memorial plan also includes the names of everyone killed in the 9-11 attacks, as well as those who died in the 19-93 bombing of the World Trade Center.
But not everyone is satisfied with the design--
Some victims' advocates say it needs to better represent the feeling of the families.
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[Schwarzenegger]


[ANCHOR=Kimberly]
[NEWSCAST=Mornin]
[WRITER=kmc]
[TAPE#=net]
[GRAPHIC=Schwarzengger]
[ENG#=4]


California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger says working for the people is better than being a movie star.
(------------)
[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Sacramento, CA;]


He used his first major speech as Governor to focus on California's financial crisis.
During his State of the State Address, Schwarzenegger said California will go bankrupt without major spending cuts.


The Governor did NOT give details about his financial plan.
Those will be released in budget proposal later this week. However, public health and welfare programs are expected to be big targets of the budget cuts.
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(Kim tosses to bump)

[BUMP]


[COMM][11Kaine]


[ANCHOR=Kim]
[NEWSCAST=morn]
[WRITER=syo]
[TAPE#=03-43 TC1:56:33]
[GRAPHIC=None]
[ENG#=1]

Southside residents may soon have access to a new four-year university.
(------------)
[VO-NAT :18]
[SUPER=03-Danville]

Yesterday, Lieutenant Governor Tim Kaine toured Danville's new Institute for Advanced Learning. Kaine chose the location to announce his intention to propose the area build a four year university. He says funding could be a problem but that the state is already counting on having to spend the money.
(///// SOT AT :18 /////)
[SOT8:09:02 - 8:09:21]
[IN Q=It's important for follks to know...]

((LT. GOVERNOR TIM KAINE: IT'S IMPORTANT FOR FOLKS TO KNOW THAT RIGHT NOW THE STATE IS PLANNING HOW TO MEET THE NEEDS OF THE PROJECTED 61-THOUSAND STUDENTS THAT ARE PROJECTED TO BE IN THE STATE OVER THE NEXT DECADE. WHAT I'M SUGGESTING IS THAT PART OF THE ANSWER IS A UNIVERSITY IN SOUTHSIDE.))
[SUPER=@Kaine;]
[RUNS=:19]
[OUT Q=a university in southside.]
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[ANCHOR=Kim]
[GRAPHIC=None]

The Institute for Advanced Learning is a collaborative effort between several colleges and localities and is designed to be a focal point for research, technology and education. Kaine says the center is an example of the kind of "building block" he'd like to see incorporated in his plan.

[11Budget-Hearing]


[ANCHOR=Kim]
[NEWSCAST=morn]
[WRITER=myr]
[TAPE#=04-01 TC :09]
[GRAPHIC=Virginia Budget]
[ENG#=2]

Virginia taxpayers got a chance to give their two-cents on Governor Warner's budget plan.
(------------)
[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Martinsville;]

The General Assembly held public hearings across the Commonwealth yesterday on Warner's proposed 2004-2006 budget, as well as changes to the current budget. In Martinsville, the biggest concern for many was the need for health care funding. Greg Rooker of Pulaski says his son died of brain injury, but may have lived if he had access to specialized care.
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[SOT 2236]
[IN Q=my wife and i]

((GREG ROOKER/SON DIED OF BRAIN INJURY: MY WIFE AND I WERE DUMBFOUNDED AT FIRST THEN TOTALLY FRUSTRATED AND FINALLY WE WERE LEFT VERY ANGRY.))
[SUPER=01-Greg Rooker/Son Died of Brain Injury;]
[RUNS=:07]
[OUT Q=left very angry]
(------------)
[VO-NAT]

Rooker says if health programs continue to fall under the axe of state budget cuts, then more people like his son will pay the ultimate price. Of Warner's 58-BILLION dollar plan, more than 940-MILLION is slated for health and human services.
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[Early-Years]


[ANCHOR=Kim]
[NEWSCAST=morn]
[WRITER=kor]
[TAPE#=net]
[GRAPHIC=Early Years]
[ENG#=1]


Keeping up with vaccinations is one way to keep your child healthy, but how about gardening and watching t-v.
(++++++++)

[Take FS Early Years] In this week's Early Years segment, Parenting Magazine has some tips on ways to boost you child's health.
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[SOT]
[IN Q=Optometrist]
[SUPER=01-Dr. Owen Peters/Optometrist;:06]
[SUPER=01-Lisa Bain/Parenting Magazine; :36]
[SUPER=01-Rachel Hall/Reporting; 1:10]
[RUNS=1:23]
[OUT Q=for Parenting Magazine.]



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[COMM]