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Good morning, I'm Kimberly McBroom......
Clouds and showers are likely today with highs only reaching 70.
Metereologist Leo Hirsbrunner has the full forecast, coming up. But first, drivers on Route 220 can expect some delays this morning. An accident at the intersection of Rocky Road and Bent Mountian road has blocked one lane of traffic.




[7-Monty-Shooting]


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Police in Montgomery County say a nine year old boy accidentally shot and killed his two year old brother last night.

The sheriff's office responded to the call in the Alleghany section of the county around 7:30. When deputies arrived, they found the two year old boy with a single gunshot wound to the back. He was taken to Montgomery Regional Hospital and died a short time later. Authorities have not released the names of the family or the victim.


[7-VOB-Elections]


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Rain couldn't dampen the spirits of two of Virginia's highest profile politicians at Buena Vista's Labor Day parade.
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The Governor's race may be more than a year away -- but potential candidates like Lieutenant Governor Tim Kaine --know the time to start campaigning is now.
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((I'M NOT BEING COY ABOUT IT I'M DEFINITELY RUNNING AND I'VE BEEN OPEN ABOUT FOR THE LAST COUPLE OF YEAR BUT THE NEXT 60 DAYS I HAVE ANOTHER THING A MIND ))
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And of course that's the presidential election. It also has Attorney General Jerry Kilgore tied up at the moment as the head of the Bush campaign in Virginia. But he'll be switching gears also.
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[IN Q=I don' think anyone will be suprised at my]

((I DON'T THINK ANYONE WILL BE SURPRISED AT MY ANNOUNCEMENT COME NOVEMBER. BUT WE'LL GET TO THAT RACE WHEN WE FINISH THE PRESIDENTIAL RACE))
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Kaine believes for the first time in 40 years the Democrats may have a chance at winning the state in the presidential election.
But Kilgore says Republicans believe their National Convention last week tipped the scales in President Bush's favor.
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[7-6Warner]


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Governor Mark Warner is also thinking about one election at a time.
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Despite recently being called a future leader in the Democratic Party by Newsweek Magazine, the governor is reluctant to talk about his future plans.
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[IN Q=I got a third]

((GOV. MARK WARNER: I GOT A THIRD OF MY JOB LEFT. I DON'T THINK THE PEOPLE OF VIRGINIA WOULD BE VERY HAPPY WHEN I AM THINKING ABOUT WHAT I AM DOING NEXT WHEN I HAVE A THIRD OF MY JOB IS STILL FRONT OF ME.))
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The governor says his focus is on the upcoming session in the General Assembly.
He told us he may entertain questions about his future next August.
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[55-WXHeads]


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Good morning, I'm Kimberly McBroom......
Keep the umbrella handy this week-- showers are likely-- some rain could be heavy at times.
Metereologist Leo Hirsbrunner has the seven day outlook, coming up. But first, drivers on Route 220 can expect some delays this morning. An accident at the intersection of Rocky Road and Bent Mountian road has blocked the northbound lane of traffic.

[55-6County-Schools]


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The work may not be finished on time -- but Roanoke County is giving itself a passing grade for the effort.
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Construction was ongoing this summer at four of the county's schools.
They include Mountain View, Herman L- Horn, Oak Grove, and Penn Forest.
Some of the projects are behind schedule but that did not drastically alter the first day of school.
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[IN Q=The kids walked in]

((LINDA WEBER/ROANOKE CO. SCHOOL SUPERINTENDENT: THE KIDS WALKED IN. WE DIDN'T HAVE ANY HINT OF ACCIDENT. CONSTRUCTION WAS OUT OF THE WAY. IT WAS SAFE AND I FELT ENORMOUSLY GOOD AND I WAS VERY VERY NERVOUS UP TO A WEEK BEFORE SCHOOL OPENED SO I AM VERY HAPPY.))
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The project includes adding new classrooms, renovating existing ones, and putting in new administrative offices.
The work is costing more than 20 million dollars and all of it should be completed by Christmas.
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[55-VOB-Cameron-Johnson]


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A new internet company is opening for business. That, in itself, isn't remarkable. But the fact that it was developed by a 19-year-old Roanoke man who has been an entrepreneur since he was just nine -- may be.
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Cameron Johnson is a busy guy. Not only is he the General Sales Manager at his family's car dealership, he's a student and businessman.
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((CAMERON JOHNSON, ENTREPRENEUR: I STARTED MY FIRST BUSINESS WHEN MY PARENTS GAVE ME MY FIRST CHECKING ACCOUNT AND COMPUTER WHEN I WAS NINE-YEARS-OLD. I STARTED A PRINTING COMPANY AND PRINTED BUSINESS CARDS, GREETING CARDS AND IT GREW FROM THERE. I'VE HAD VARIOUS BUSINESSES SINCE...))
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He's had 14 in the last decade. His latest company, TrueLoot -dot- com, came online Wednesday. It lets internet users earn points and money for surfing the web by receiving advertisements on their cell phones, two-ways or email.
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[IN Q=TrueLoot is actually...]

((CAMERON JOHNSON: TRUELOOT IS ACTUALLY A REMAKE FROM ONE OF MY PREVIOUS COMPANIES THAT GREW TO BE VERY SUCCESSFUL. IT GREW TO BE MAKING 15-THOUSAND DOLLARS A DAY IN SALES WHEN I WAS 15-YEARS-OLD.))
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Johnson's early success has been celebrated in the media. The Roanoke native has been featured in more than 200-publications. Most recently he appeared on President Bush's web site as the small business leader of the month.
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Good morning, I'm Kimberly McBroom...... Temperatures will stay cool today, with highs around 70. Look for the wet weather to linger for the next few days.
Meteorologist Leo Hirsbrunner has the full forecast, coming up. But first, drivers on Route 221 can expect some delays this morning. An accident at the intersection of Rocky Road and Bent Mountian road did have both lanes of traffic blocked.
Roanoke County police say they are alternating lanes of traffic at this time, and are unsure when it might be cleared up.



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Police in Montgomery County say a nine year old boy accidentally shot and killed his two year old brother last night.

The sheriff's office responded to the call in the Alleghany section of the county around 7:30. When deputies arrived, they found the two year old boy with a single gunshot wound to the back. He was taken to Montgomery Regional Hospital and died a short time later. Authorities have not released the names of the family or the victim.


[8-VOB-Elections]


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Two of Virginia's biggest politicians joined "Survivor's" Big Tom at the Buena Vista Labor Day Parade.
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The Governor's race may be more than a year away -- but potential candidates like Lieutenant Governor Tim Kaine --know the time to start campaigning is now.
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[SOT15:43:05]
[IN Q=I'm not being coy about it]

((I'M NOT BEING COY ABOUT IT I'M DEFINITELY RUNNING AND I'VE BEEN OPEN ABOUT FOR THE LAST COUPLE OF YEAR BUT THE NEXT 60 DAYS I HAVE ANOTHER THING A MIND ))
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And of course that's the presidential election. It also has Attorney General Jerry Kilgore tied up at the moment as the head of the Bush campaign in Virginia. But he'll be switching gears also.
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[SOT15:53:25]
[IN Q=I don' think anyone will be suprised at my]

((I DON'T THINK ANYONE WILL BE SURPRISED AT MY ANNOUNCEMENT COME NOVEMBER. BUT WE'LL GET TO THAT RACE WHEN WE FINISH THE PRESIDENTIAL RACE))
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Kaine believes for the first time in 40 years the Democrats may have a chance at winning the state in the presidential election.
But Kilgore says Republicans believe their National Convention last week tipped the scales in President Bush's favor.
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[8-6Nader-Ballot]


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Ralph Nader should know sometime today if he's won his battle to get on the presidential ballot in Virginia.
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[VO-NAT tape 04-26 @ 1:25:48]
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More than two weeks ago the State Board of Elections rejected Nader's petitions stating they were not properly sorted.
The State Attorney General ultimately overturned that decision and the petitions are now being reviewed. Jerry Kilgore says the petitions are being counted all around the state, and he expects to know if Nader has enough sometime today. Nader's campaign turned in more than 13-thousand petitions.
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