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January 3, 2019
Uncommon unemployment: State, county unemployment rates on decline
BEMIDJI—For the past few months, the unemployment rate for Minnesota, and for individual counties, has been lower than in previous years....
January 3, 2019 - 5:11pm
December 17, 2018
Federal Reserve expected to hike interest rates Wednesday, a move Trump calls 'foolish' and 'incredible'
Trump tweeted Monday morning that it's "incredible" the Fed is even considering raising interest rates this week, but the U.S. central bank is...
December 17, 2018 - 11:34am
November 15, 2018
Minnesota's unemployment rate holds steady
ST. PAUL - Minnesota’s unemployment rate held firm at 2.8 percent in October as the state’s labor market gained thousands of jobs, according...
November 15, 2018 - 3:53pm
October 5, 2018
Unemployment rate falls to 3.7 percent, lowest since 1969
WASHINGTON - The unemployment rate fell to 3.7 percent in September, its lowest level since 1969, the Labor Department reported Friday, Oct....
October 5, 2018 - 8:56am
September 20, 2018
Minnesota's unemployment rate drops to 19-year low
ST. PAUL—Minnesota's unemployment rate fell to 2.9 percent in August, the lowest it has been in nearly 19 years. The rate was 3 percent...
September 20, 2018 - 2:29pm
September 1, 2018
College students say they want a degree for a job. Are they getting what they want?
College is increasingly seen by high school students as a means to an end: getting a job. Since the Great Recession, surveys of teenagers - and...
September 1, 2018 - 12:30pm
July 6, 2018
US economy added 213,000 jobs in June as unemployment rose to 4 percent
WASHINGTON - The U.S. economy added 213,000 jobs in June, the Labor Department reported Friday, as the unemployment rate rose to four percent....
July 6, 2018 - 11:02am
June 14, 2018
Minn. employers add more than 10,000 jobs
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota’s unemployment rate dropped to 3.1 percent as employers added 10,200 jobs in May. The seasonally adjusted rate is less...
June 14, 2018 - 5:46pm
March 8, 2018
Minnesota gained 2,500 jobs in January, unemployment steady
ST. PAUL PIONEER PRESS—Minnesota added 2,500 jobs in January, according to the latest employment figures released Thursday, March 8, by the state Department of Employment and Economic Development. The seasonally adjusted unemployment rate for January held steady at 3.3 percent....
March 8, 2018 - 5:03pm
January 18, 2018
Minnesota job gains lead to lowest unemployment rate for blacks on record
ST. PAUL — Minnesota's job market has improved to record levels for black residents although their jobless rate remains more than double the state average. The Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development, or DEED, released a jobs report Thursday, Jan., 18, that...
January 18, 2018 - 7:41pm
November 25, 2017
Minnesota, North Dakota seeing lowest jobless rates in years
Minnesota and North Dakota are both reporting unemployment rates that are among the lowest seen in over a decade. Minnesota's unemployment rate dropped 0.4 percent in October to 3.3 percent, its lowest point in 17 years, according to seasonally adjusted figures released by state officials...
November 25, 2017 - 3:00pm
November 21, 2013
2 months of Minn. employment data due for release
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — For the first time in two months, Minnesota officials will appraise the state job picture. The Department of Employment and Economic Development was releasing two months of unemployment data Thursday.
November 21, 2013 - 9:04am
November 28, 2012
Honors Lecture at BSU will focus on unemployment
Michael Murray, assistant professor of economics at BSU, will deliver an Honors Council Lecture titled “The Social and Psychological Consequences of Unemployment during the Great Recession: Evidence from the National Longitudinal Survey of Youth” at 7 p.m. Thursday in Hagg-Sauer...
November 28, 2012 - 11:00pm