Potsdam web series interviews District 7 county board candidate
Thursday, October 11, 2018 - 5:31 pm

POTSDAM -- Potsdam web-based TV show North Country Matters recently posted an episode interviewing Kevin Beary, the Republican is a candidate for the St. Lawrence County Board of Legislators for District 7.

District 7 includes the towns of Clare, Colton, Hopkinton, Parishville, Piercefield, and Pierrepont. He discusses his ideas and positions on county issues in this North Country Matters Conversation with a Candidate prior to the November election.

The YouTube link for this show is https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zYF-uBrCMQI

In later sessions, NCM will be speaking with candidates for the St. Lawrence County Board of Legislators from Districts 8 and 11. North Country Matters, the local public affairs video magazine, has begin filming Conversations with Candidates for this fall prior to the November elections. These non-partisan Conversations invite a candidate to explain his or her positions, records, and ideas. They are designed to provide voter education that thoughtfully and civilly discusses issues of public policy and governance vital to our community.

North Country Matters is a local public affairs video magazine now in its 14th year. The NCM civic partners working to educate North Country residents about critical public policy issues facing our region include AAUW-St. Lawrence County, the League of Women Voters of St. Lawrence County, and the Potsdam Public Library. The shows are filmed in the Fred W. Cleveland Computer Center at the Potsdam Library.

The shows are always available on YouTube. Check the websites for AAUW-St. Lawrence County (http://stlawrence.aauw-nys.org/) and the League of Women Voters of St. Lawrence County (http://slc-leaguewv.org/) for specific program links as they become available. And be sure to “like” the NCM Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/NorthCountryMatters/ for up-to-date news on new shows.