Rock County Star Herald reports…
Rock County Library moved forward with its broadband education initiative by giving away computers.
Library director Calla Jarvie, along with members of the broadband education steering committee, unloaded 53 personal computers.
Distribution took place Tuesday, Jan 15, at the law enforcement center with extras being delivered to the library on Main Street Luverne where they are being stored.
Twenty-five families in the Luverne and Hills-Beaver Creek school districts received personal computer for home use.
“Nowadays so many things you have to do, you have to do online,” she said. …
The computer deliver from LCs for People was the first major event completed with the $75,000 grant.
Fun to hear about programs that puts computers in the hands that need them. Blandin Foundation is the source of the grant.