Minnesota Unemployment Steady In First Figures For 2015Minnesota's unemployment rate was largely stable in the first figures covering 2015. The labor force participation rate and the employment-to-population ratio ticked up in January as unemployment held at 3.7 percent.
Minn. Unemployment Rate Drops Despite Job LossesMinnesota's unemployment rate has fallen to its lowest level in more than 13 years even though more than 5,000 jobs were lost in December.
Teen Unemployment Down, Summer Job Outlook PositiveMinnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development officials say the summer job outlook for teens is looking pretty good this year. DEED Jobs Analyst Oriane Casale says the unemployment rate for teens in Minnesota is down substantially from the last two years.
Minn. January Unemployment Rate At 4.7 PercentMinnesota's unemployment rate remained at 4.7 percent in January, with employers adding 600 new jobs. The Department of Employment and Economic Development says Thursday that January's figure was unchanged from the seasonally adjusted revised rate of 4.7 percent.
Jobless Rate In Minneapolis Lowest Among Large U.S. CitiesUnemployment rates rose in nearly all large U.S. cities in June as college graduates and many of those still in school began searching for jobs. The unemployment rate in Minneapolis was 5.1 percent, the lowest among the large cities.
Unemployment Rates Released For MN's Young AdultsA new report shows the unemployment rate for young adults in Minnesota is exceedingly high and is about twice the state overall average.
Wisconsin Unemployment Rate Drops To 7.3 Percent Wisconsin's unemployment rate has dropped to 7.3 percent for September.
Minnesota's Unemployment Rate Drops To 5.8 Percent In SeptemberThe state’s unemployment rate dropped a tenth of a point to 5.8 percent in September, a full two percentage points better than the national rate.
Minn. Jobless Rate Ticks Down To 5.8 Percent Minnesota's unemployment rate remains a full two percentage points better than the national average.
Reality Check: The Jobs NumbersRepublicans are crying "foul" over new jobs numbers showing the unemployment rate dropping to 7.8 percent - the lowest rate since President Obama took office.
Minn. Jobless Rate Edges Up As Jobs Cut In MarchMinnesota's unemployment rate has clocked in at a seasonally adjusted 5.8 percent for March, which remains well below the rate this time last year and the national average.
As Unemployment Rate Drops, Extended Benefits Get CutMinnesota's economy is bouncing back as it added nearly 8,000 jobs in January.