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HEADLINES

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Ahead on News 7 mornin the battle on the Hill over U-S troops in Bosnia.
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And a possible light at the end of the tunnel for residents of the Justice House. wx-head
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Accident


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Police are investigating a fatal accident in Roanoke this morning -- it happened at about one o'clock.
A man leaving work at the National Linen Service on Shenandoah Avenue was killed when he pulled out onto the highway.
Three others were taken to Roanoke Memorial Hospital.
Police say the victim was driving a Toyota.
Another man, driving a Camaro, hit the Toyota as it pulled out of the parking lot.
The victim was killed instantly. Two passengers in his car and the driver of the Camaro were hurt.
No names have been released. Charges are pending.

BOSNIA


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Senior Clinton administration officials will be back on Capitol Hill today, briefing lawmakers on a plan to use U-S troops in Bosnia.
Yesterday, senators on BOTH sides of the aisle expressed skepticism about the proposal to deploy 20-thousand soldiers to help enforce a peace agreement.
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They MAY block funding for the troop, IF the President does not first seek congressional approval.
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((SEN. JOHN MCCAIN/R-ARMED SERVICES COMMITTEE: IT'S IMPOSSIBLE TO KEP A PEACE WHERE NONE EXISTS. THE SIMPLE EXISTENCE OF SIGNING A PEACE AGREEMENT DOES NOT CONSTITUTE PEACE.)) ((THERE IS DEEP AND GRAVE CONCERN ABOUT THIS POPULATION MILITARY OPERATION OF ANYTHING I'VE EXPERIENCED WITH MY CONSTITUENTS SINCE THE CLOSING OF THE VIETNAM WAR.))
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Meantime President Cliton urged support for the plan while on a campaign stop in Texas.

clinton


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His comments came at a fundraiser in Houston.
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((THIS BOSNIA ISSUE HAS BEEN DIFFICULT BUT WE MUST LEAD HER AND IF WE CAN GET A PEACE AGREEMENT AS THE LEADER OF NATO WE HAVE TO HELP IMPLEMENT IT OTHERWISE WE WIL HAVE A TERRIBLE PROBLEM IN THE MIDDLE OF EUROPE THAT WILL ENGULF US IN THE FUTURE. ))
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VO-NAT
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The President is back in Washington this morning.
Later today he will present awards to National Medal of Science and Technology winners.
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Bedford-Sheriff


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Voters in Bedford County last night heard from a dozen candidates at a political forum, including all five men who hope to be the next Bedford County sheriff.
Steve Smallshaw has the story.
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SUPER=01-Doug Maynard/Bedford Co. Sheriff's Candidate; :34 (QUICK!)
SUPER=01-Chuck Reid/Bedford Co. Sheriff's Candidate; :59
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SUPER=01-Darryl Updike/Bedford Co. Sheriff's Candidate; 1:19
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(( This was a political junkies dream.. on hand were a dozen candidates for five different races involving all or parts of Bedford County.
About 150 people turned out to hear what each had to say, but the sheriff's race drew the most attention.
Five men are hoping to replace the retiring Carl Wells...each had different solutions for the county's crime and drug problems.
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((DAVID COOPER/BEDFORD CO. SHERIFF'S CANDIDATE: IN THE AREA OF DRUGS, THERE ARE NO SIMPLE ANSWERS.19:56:42I CAN HOWEVER PROMISE YOU THAT I WILL SET INTO MOTION A PLAN THAT WILL CHIP AWAY AT THE DRUG PROBLEM IN OUR AREA.))
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((DOUG MAYNARD/BEDFORD CO. SHERIFF'S CANDIDATE: I HAVE DEVELOPED A PLAN FOR PATROL DISTRICTS THAT WILL RESULT IN A FASTER RESPONSE TIME FOR OUR DEPUTIES. 20:03:13IT WILL ALLOW YOU TO KNOW THE DEPUTY THAT WORKS IN YOUR AREA AND IT WILL ALSO HELP CATCH CRIMINALS CLOSER TO THE TIME THAT THE CRIME ACTUALLY OCCURS.))
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Several candidates also addressed the issue many people wanted to hear.. how they would repair the image of a department that has suffered several embarrassments over the last few years.
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((CHUCK REID/BEDFORD CO. SHERIFF'S CANDIDATE: WE'VE BEEN RIDICULED IN THE DEPARTMENT FOR A LOT OF MISTAKES THAT SOME HAVE MADE DOWN THERE. AND IT'S GOOD PEOPLE IN THAT DEPARTMENT, AND I FEEL LIKE WE NEED TO START THERE.))
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((MIKE BROWN/BEDFORD CO. SHERIFF'S CANDIDATE: I PLEDGE MY EFFORTS TO ORGANIZING AND MANAGING A PROFESSIONAL SHERIFF'S OFFICE THAT WILL BE A HALLMARK FOR OTHER DEPARTMENTS TO EMULATE.))
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((DARRYL UPDIKE/BEDFORD CO. SHERIFF'S CANDIDATE: TO RESTORE THE PUBLIC TRUST, THAT SEEMS TO BE THE KEY THING CITIZENS IN THE COMMUNITY ARE TALKING TO ME ABOUT.))
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Bedford County school board and supervisor candidates will square off Thursday.
Steve Smallshaw, News7, Bedford.))
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Over in Vinton, delegate Dick Cranwell is squaring off against the republicans over some campaign literature.

Cranwell


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The material takes direct aim at Cranwell, but he says the G- O- P's latest pamphlet misfired.
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It began appearing in mailboxes about a week ago.
It charges that Cranwell is hiding from a record only a liberal could love.
Cranwell says the pamphlet is filled with falsehoods, claiming he voted against legislation he actually voted FOR.
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Cranwell says the pamphlet misrepresents his record on the death penalty, welfare reform, and sentencing for firearm violations.
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((DEL. DICK CRANWELL/D- VINTON: THIS, IN MY OPINION IS ONE OF THE MOST INCOMPETENTLY PUT TOGETHER MAIL PIECES IN 20- SOME YEARS I'VE BEEN INVOLVED IN THE POLITICAL PROCESS, OR IT IS THE MOST VICIOUS AND INSIDIOUS ATTEMPT TO MISLEAD VOTERS THAT I HAVE SEEN.))
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Challenger Trixie Averill was unavailable yesterday, but her campaign manager says, the basic argument of the mailing is valid.
He says Cranwell voted against amendments by republican lawmakers and the governor that would have resulted in stronger legislation.
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The pamphlet features a photo of Averill with Governor Allen, but the piece was authorized by the state republican party and mailed from Richmond.

1-Sports


ANCHOR=Melanie
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The Cleveland Indians win their first American League pennant in 41 years.
Mike Stevens has the details in sports.
Good Morning.
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One-Larry


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(Roll cue:) A look at the four seasons through a Backward Glance...Along The

Way.
It's an uplifting video that began as an idea for a nursing home activity.
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The video, Backward Glance...Along The Way, is available at New Mountain Mercantile in Tanglewood Mall.

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Justice-House


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There may be some hope for the Justice House -- one family has expressed an interest in buying it.
Kimberly McBroom has the story.
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(( The Hasan (Hass-en) family, who owns the Community Grocery Store on Elm Avenue is considering becoming the new owner of the troubled Justice House.
But since no one's sure who the current owner is-- that decision is on hold.
And while the deed is still up for grabs---Roanoke Area Ministries and the

Mennonite Board of Missions are urging Justice House residents to move out now.
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((JODYE MATCHETT/JUSTICE HOUSE RESIDENT: IT'S BEEN CHAOS BECAUSE EVERYBODY HAS MIXED FEELINGS AND EVERYBODY'S SITUATION IS DIFFERENT. ))
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Jodye Matchett says she'd like to stay on at Justice House-- but the mounting utility bills are forcing her to move.
Meanwhile, other residents say Roanoke Area Ministries and other local agencies are offering to help them move-- but that can't happen overnight.
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((RODNEY RICHARDS/JUSTICE HOUSE RESIDENT: WHAT BOTHERS ME RIGHT NOW IS EVEN THOUGH THEY'RE WILLING TO HELP US MOVE OUT, THEY'RE NOT WILLING ENOUGH TO HELP US MAINTAIN THE LIGHTS, THE GAS, AND THE WATER UNTIL THEY CAN GET THE TENANTS OUT. ))
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((MATCHETT: THE BOTTOM LINE IS-- AT THE MEETING THE OTHER DAY, THEY TOLD US THAT WE ALL NEEDED TO RE- LOCATE BECAUSE AS SOON AS WHOEVER IS DETERMINED THE OWNER, THEY'RE GOING TO SHUT THE BUILDING DOWN ANYWAY. ))
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((KIMBERLY MCBROOM/NEWS 7: RESIDENTS HERE SAY THE ISSUE GOES BEYOND WHO'S WILLING TO MOVE AND WHO WANTS TO STAY. NOW THAT IT'S GETTING COLDER, THEY'RE WORRIED THE FAMILIES HERE WILL END UP WITHOUT ANY HEAT OR ELECTRICITY IN THE COMING WEEKS. KIMBERLY MCBROOM, NEWS 7.))
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Smith


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Governor Allen has removed a Pesticide Control Board member after the man's appointment was questioned by an environmental group.
The governor took Ralph Smith of Appomattox County off the board yesterday ... five days after Virginia Citizen Action questioned his appointment.
Allen appointed the environmental engineer as a citizen member of the board in July.
Virginia Citizen Action says Smith's appointment violated state law because he's also a certified pesticide applicator.

Owens


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Radford University will soon be looking for a new Vice President for Academic Affairs.
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Charles Owens is retiring at the end of next June to pursue private business interests.
Owens served as the university's acting president last year.
He's been an administrator and tenured chemistry professor at Radford since 19- 89.
President Douglas Covington plans to notify the Board of Visitors at its meeting today of plans to find Owens successor.
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Roselawn-Cemetery


ANCHOR=Melanie
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Some people who have loved ones buried at the Roselawn Memorial Gardens in Christiansburg say the cemetery is being disrespectful of the dead.
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Roselawn has planned a Fall celebration this Saturday, with pumpkin- decorating, games and hayrides.
Nancy Thompson buried her father there last week.
She and others are distraught over the festivities, which the manager says are meant to show children that cemeteries aren't scary places.
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((NANCY THOMPSON: IT'S A PLACE WHERE YOU CAN GO AND VISIT YOUR LOVED ONES AND MAYBE SIT AND TALK TO THEM. IT'S NO PLACE FOR IT. I'M REALLY, REALLY NERVOUS AND MENTAL ANGUISH OVER THIS. ))
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((CAROLYN STUMP: THERE'S NOTHING ELSE I CAN SAY, I JUST DON'T THINK IT'S THE TIME OR PLACE FOR IT. I'M ALL FOR CHILDREN BEING COMFORTABLE WITH CEMETERIES AND THAT KIND OF THING, BUT THIS ISN'T THE WAY TO HANDLE IT.))
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Manager Terri Welch could not comment on camera, but said the events would be held in an UN-developed part of the cemetery, with hayrides confined to the roads.
The Lowen Group bought Roselawn last year.
Welch says the company has had a good response to similar events at its 300 other cemeteries.
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2-scores


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After a 41 year drought the Cleveland Indians win the American League pennant.
For the score of last night's playoff game and the latest from the N-H-L, let's go to the scoreboards.
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SUPER=103-Toronto/==7/San Jose/==2//Edmonton/==3/New Jersey/==1;
SUPER=103-NY Rangers/==5/NY Islanders/==1//Chicago/==6/Florida/==3;
SUPER=103-Calgary/==3/Detroit/==3//Winnipeg/==5/Tampa Bay/==2;
SUPER=103-Boston/==7/St. Louis/==4//Washington/==4/Dallas/==3;


Two-Larry


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(Live Interview)



SUPER=15-Larry Dowdy;



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OUTSTANDING BED & BREAKFASTS
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Shenandoah Valley Region--Prospect Hill Inn, Trevillians Alleghany Highlands Region -- Meadow Lane Lodge, Warm Springs
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East of Blue Ridge Region -- Manor at Taylor's Store, Smith Mtn Lake New River Valley Region -- The Oaks, Christiansburg
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Far Southwest Region -- Abingdon B&Bs Victoria & Albert, Silversmith, Maplewood Farm, River Garden, Summerfield Inn
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2HEADLINES


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Here's a look at today's top stories.
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Clinton administration officials return to Capitol Hill today to defend the president's Bosnia policy.
Yesterday Joints Chiefs chairman John Sahlikasvili said U-S troops would be in Bosnia no longer than a year.
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VO-NAT
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A curfew proposal in Clifton Forge is getting a mixed reception.
Some residents say city officials are trying to decide how to raise their young people, while others say a curfew is needed to combat rising incidents of crime.
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ANCHOR=Melanie


A key ruling is expected today in the trial of the woman accused of murdering singing star Selena.
The trial judge is expected to decide if Yolanda Saldivar's confession to police is admissible evidence.
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And that's what's making news on this Wednesday, October 18th.
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Stay with us, News 7 Mornin' will be right back

Clifton-Forge


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Young people in Clifton Forge are facing changes in their lifestyles.
Last night officials presented a proposed curfew ordinance, which would require young people seventeen and under to be inside as early as 11.
But as Ron Jones reports, not everyone is for it.
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(( Some residents and city officials of Clifton Forge are trying to decide what to do with or for their young people.
Recent incidents of crime and violence have some considering a new curfew ordinance.
But some teenagers say a curfew isn't the answer.
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((JASON BEARD: I DON'T KNOW I GUESS I WOULD BE OUT WITH MY EIGHTEEN YEAR OLD FRIENDS INSTEAD OF BEING ON THE STREETS. BECAUSE THERE REALLY AIN'T NOTHING TO DO IN CLIFTON ANYWAY SO I'LL JUST RIDE AROUND FROM CLIFTON TO COVINGTON))
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((DANIEL BEVERLY: MAYBE A LITTLE VIOLENCE GOING ON BUT EVERYBODY IS GOING TO FIGHT EVERY ONCE AND A WHILE RIGHT? BUT AIN'T NOBODY GOING TO BE DOING ANY DRUGS AROUND HERE. I MEAN TEENAGERS ARE GOING TO HAVE FUN RIGHT? YOU GOT TO TO HAVE FUN. OLD PEOPLE CAN'T STOP THEM FROM HAVING FUN.))
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During a public hearing citizens voiced their concerns.
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((YOU NEED A CURFEW TO CATCH THEM WITH DOPE. YOU NEED A CURFEW TO CATCH THEM WITH A KNIFE. YOU NEED A CURFEW TO CATCH THEM WITH A GUN. THAT WE GIVE THE POLICE ALL THEY NEED TO GET ALL THESE KIDS.))
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BUTT, BUTT, BUTT
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((I'VE BEEN OUT ON PORCH WITH MY GUN AT THREE O'CLOCK IN THE MORNING. ONE GIRL THREATENED TO JUMP ON ME AND FIGHT ME.))
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However, the support was split.
Some believe the adults and parents are the problem.
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((ALL THE PROBLEM IS NOT WITH THE KIDS. PART OF THE PROBLEM IS THE ADULTS THAT MAKE NO EFFORT WHATSOEVER TO HELP THESE KIDS GET OFF THE STREETS. TO GIVE THESE KIDS ANYTHING TO DO.))
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City Officials say this proposed ordinance won't be decided on for months to come.
Despite the debate, the one thing they do agree on -- there are no easy solutions.
Ron Jones, News 7.))

Fatal-shooting


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Police say a six- year- old child was accidentally shot and killed in Halifax County by a relative.
Sheriff Eugene Short says the little girl was shot by her great- grandfather yesterday.
She was pronounced dead at the hospital.
Sheriff Short says the incident is under investigation, but does appear to have been an accident.
Police are NOT releasing the family's name.

Selena


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WRITER=mel
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A Houston judge is expected to rule today on whether the confession made by the woman accused of killing music star Selena is admissible.
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Yolanda Sal-divar made her statement to police, but without her lawyer present.
Yesterday jurors in her trial heard recordings of an emotional Sal-divar talking to police during the standoff following the shooting last March.
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Sal-divar shot Selena inside a hotel room in Corpus Christi when the two met supposedly to talk about allegations Sal-divar was stealing money from the fan club she founded.
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RUBY-RIDGE


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The Justice Department is expected to announce later today a NEW policy regulating the use of DEADLY force by federal agents.
Clinton administration officials say the NEW rules make it clear agents can only shoot to kill when it's reasonable to believe there's imminent danger of death or injury.
The move comes after intense criticism of special shoot-on-sight rules used by the F-B-I during a 19-92 stand off with White Separatist Randy Weaver at Ruby Ridge, Idaho.

troops


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NEWSCAST=morn
WRITER=mel
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Clinton Administration officials will be back on Capitol Hill today defending the President's plan to send up to 20-thousand U-S troops to Bosnia as part of a NATO peace force.
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Yesterday the military's top General told a Congressional Committee America could suffer casualties.
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16:47:08 ((GEN. SHALIKASHVILI: AMERICAN CASUALTIES MIGHT OCCUR BUT AT THE COST OF NOT DOING THAT COULD BE HIGHER AND IT COULD EVENTUALLY RESULT IN THE DEEPER AMERICAN INVOLVEMENT AND MORE CASUALTIES.)) ((WARREN CHRISTOPHER/SECRETARY OF STATE: FUTURE GENERATIONS WOULD NEITHER UNDERSTAND NOR FORGIVE US IF WE TURNED OUR BACK ON THIS OPPORTUNITY TO ACHIEVE PEACE. THE UNITED STATES MUST CONTINUE TO LEAD.))
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Many lawmakers are skeptical about that proposal.
Virginia Senator John Warner called it a quick sand situation.
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Both Republicans and democrats are urging the President to seek a vote of approval from Congress before launching any operation.

Tax-Cuts


ANCHOR=Beth
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WRITER=cro
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Also on Capitol Hill today--
Senate Democrats say they'll put up a FIGHT when the Republican tax cut package hits the full Finance Committee.
It offers 245-BILLION dollars in tax reductions over seven years -- that's 110-BILLION dollars LESS than the House version.
The Senate plan provides FEWER tax cuts to businesses, and focuses on individual tax benefits for the middle class.
A key element of the plan is a 500-dollar per child tax credit.
It would go to single parents with 75-thousand DOLLARS in annual income, and couples earning 110-thousand dollars.

3-Sports


ANCHOR=Melanie
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In sports, the American League pennant goes to the Cleveland Indians.
Mike Stevens has highlights of last night's game.
Good Morning.
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Birthdays
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Three-Larry


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(ROLL COLD OUT OF BIRTHDAYS)
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SUPER=13-Anita Brads/Peaks of Otter; :16
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Roanoke-Ax


ANCHOR=Beth
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WRITER=bmy
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An accident on Shenandoah Avenue in Roanoke killed a man as he was leaving work at about one o'clock this morning.
Police say the victim was pulling out of National Linen Service when his Toyota was hit by a Camero traveling on the road.
Three others were taken to Roanoke Memorial Hopsital.
The victim was killed instantly.
He was 29 years old.
Two passengers in his car and the driver of the Camero were hurt.
Their conditions are not known.
No names have been released and charges are pending.

shooting


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=Mornin
WRITER=tha
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Halifax County police are investigating the fatal shooting of a six- year- old child by her great- grandfather yesterday.
She was pronounced dead at the hospital.
Sheriff Eugene Short says the incident appears to have been an accident.
Police are NOT releasing the family's name.

Curfew


ANCHOR=Beth
NEWSCAST=morn
WRITER=bmy
TAPE#95-81
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Clifton Forge officials have presented a proposal for a curfew ordinance.
It would require young people seventeen and under to be inside as early as 11 o'clock.
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Recent incidents of crime and violence have driven officials to make this proposal.
But some teenagers say it's not the answer.
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((DANIEL BEVERLY: MAYBE A LITTLE VIOLENCE GOING ON BUT EVERYBODY IS GOING TO FIGHT EVERY ONCE AND A WHILE RIGHT? BUT AIN'T NOBODY GOING TO BE DOING ANY DRUGS AROUND HERE. I MEAN TEENAGERS ARE GOING TO HAVE FUN RIGHT? YOU GOT TO TO HAVE FUN. OLD PEOPLE CAN'T STOP THEM FROM HAVING FUN.))
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During last night's public hearing citizens voiced concerns.
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((YOU NEED A CURFEW TO CATCH THEM WITH DOPE. YOU NEED A CURFEW TO CATCH THEM WITH A KNIFE. YOU NEED A CURFEW TO CATCH THEM WITH A GUN. THAT WE GIVE THE POLICE ALL THEY NEED TO GET ALL THESE KIDS. ALL THE PROBLEM IS NOT WITH THE KIDS. PART OF THE PROBLEM IS THE ADULTS THAT MAKE NO EFFORT WHATSOEVER TO HELP THESE KIDS GET OFF THE STREETS. TO GIVE THESE KIDS ANYTHING TO DO.))
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City officials say a final decision about the curfew is months away.
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Krantz-Wentz


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Bedford County residents last night had a chance to hear from a dozen candidates for political office in their area.
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About 150 people turned out for the candidates forum at Bedford Middle School last night.
Five General Assembly hopefuls and five sheriff's candidates took turns addressing the crowd.
And both men seeking the commonwealth's attorney's job were on hand.
Interim prosecutor Randy Krantz says his local background gives him the edge.
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SOT 19:36:48
IN Q=It is my

((RANDY KRANTZ/BEDFORD CO. PROSECUTOR CANDIDATE: IT IS MY RESPONSIBILITY TO ADMINISTER JUSTICE IN SUCH A WAY THAT EVERYONE, BUT ESPECIALLY THE VICTIMS AND WITNESSES OF CRIME, WALK AWAY FROM THAT PROCESS WITH A BETTER FEELING ABOUT THE CRIMINAL JUSTICE SYSTEM THAN WHEN THEY CAME IN.)) ((WILLIAM WENTZ/BEDFORD CO. PROSECUTOR CANDIDATE: I THINK TO GET TOUGH ON CRIME, PARTICULARLY DRUG CRIME IN BEDFORD, WE NEED TO REFER CASES TO THE FEDERAL SYSTEM. THE STATE SENTENCING GUIDELINES ARE TOO LENIENT. FEDERAL CRIMINAL GUIDELINES FOR DRUG CRIMES GIVE PEOPLE A LOT MORE PRISON TIME.))
SUPER=01-Randy Krantz/Bedford Co. Prosecutor Candidate; :00
SUPER=01-William Wentz/Bedford Co. Prosecutor Candidate; :13
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OUT Q=lot more prison time.
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Wentz is a private practice attorney who has spent the last three years in Bedford.
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House


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There's a bit of hope for impoverished residents of the Justice House, but they're not banking on it yet.
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The Hasan (Hass-en) family, who owns the Community Grocery Store on Elm Avenue is considering becoming the new owner of the troubled home.
But since no one's sure who the current owner is-- that decision is on hold.
And while the deed is still up for grabs---Roanoke Area Ministries and the

Mennonite Board of Missions are urging Justice House residents to move out now.
Meanwhile, other residents say Roanoke Area Ministries and other local agencies are offering to help them move-- but that can't happen overnight.
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((RODNEY RICHARDS/JUSTICE HOUSE RESIDENT: WHAT BOTHERS ME RIGHT NOW IS EVEN THOUGH THEY'RE WILLING TO HELP US MOVE OUT, THEY'RE NOT WILLING ENOUGH TO HELP US MAINTAIN THE LIGHTS, THE GAS, AND THE WATER UNTIL THEY CAN GET THE TENANTS OUT. ))
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Residents say the issue goes beyond who's willing to move and who wants to stay.
Now that it's getting colder, they're worried the families will end up without any heat or electricity in the coming weeks.
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4-scores


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The Cleveland Indians win the American League pennant after a 41 year drought.
For that score and more, let's go to the scoreboards.
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SUPER=103-Toronto/==7/San Jose/==2//Edmonton/==3/New Jersey/==1;
SUPER=103-NY Rangers/==5/NY Islanders/==1//Chicago/==6/Florida/==3;

SUPER=103-Boston/==7/St. Louis/==4//Washington/==4/Dallas/==3; SUPER=103-Calgary/==3/Detroit/==3//Winnipeg/==5/Tampa Bay/==2;