Unemployment In Minnesota Remained At 4% In June; Job Losses Recorded For 1st Time This YearMinnesota’s unemployment rate held steady at 4% in June as the state recorded its first month of job losses since December.
Unless Extended, Weekly $600 Federal Unemployment Boost Will End Later This MonthMinnesota state officials are reminding those receiving unemployment insurance benefits to plan ahead with the additional weekly $600 federal payment expected to end later this month.
DEED Offices Evacuate, Commissioner Warns There May Be A Service Time Delay In Umemployment InsuranceDEED Commissioner Steve Grove said that the evacuations were the result of ongoing protests, and said that it was necessary for the safety of their team.
Coronavirus In Minnesota: What To Do If You're Furloughed From Your JobWhen workers are furloughed, it means their jobs will be there when the business reopens. But it typically excludes things like severance pay.
Coronavirus In Minnesota: State Struggling With Unemployment Tidal WaveMore than 450,000 Minnesotans have applied for unemployment benefits, and the state has said that 90% of those cases have been processed smoothly. But there are others who tell WCCO their benefits applications have not been processed smoothly.
Coronavirus In Minnesota: 'This Is Absolutely About Survival': Help On The Way For Small BusinessesCustomers are sheltering at home, and most small businesses are closed -- but help is on the way.
Unemployment Rate In Minnesota Drops Down To 3.2%According to DEED, average hourly earnings for all private sector workers rose by 20 cents to $31.39 in January.
Unemployment Rate In Minnesota Remains SteadyThe Duluth-Superior area was the only metropolitan statistical area that lost jobs in December, with employment down by 504 jobs.
Minnesota Jobs: Unemployment Rate Decreases To 3.3% In AugustMinnesota gained 1,100 jobs in August while the state’s unemployment rate decreased slightly to 3.3% in the same period, according to new figures from the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development.
Angel Tax Credit Returns To Minnesota In Hopes Of Making Minneapolis Competitive With Silicon ValleyThere's push to make the Twin-Cities competitive with silicon valley. It's called the Angel Tax Credit.
Minnesota Added 6,600 Jobs In June, Black Unemployment Rate Dipped To 17-Year LowState employment officials say Minnesota gained 6,600 jobs last month, helping to break a state record for the total number of jobs currently held in Minnesota.
Survey Shows Minnesota Manufactures Are Expecting A Good Year In 2018A recent survey of Minnesota manufacturers found that most expect business to improve or stay the same in 2018.
DEED: Minnesota Unemployment Rate DecreasingMinnesota continues to add jobs, and it seems to be a trend that will keep going in 2016. The Department of Employment and Economic Development says employers added more than 9,000 jobs last month.
$11M In Grants Awarded To 15 MN Broadband ProjectsBroadband providers serving 15 rural areas of Minnesota unlocked $11 million of state grants Friday to expand the availability of high-speed Internet. The Department of Employment and Economic Development announced the recipients in a competitive grant program that has struggled to keep pace with demand.
Officials: Unemployment Is The Lowest It's Been Since May 2001State officials say Minnesota employers added more than 6,000 jobs last month and that the state's unemployment rate is now the lowest it's been in more than a decade.