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Unemployment Drops Slightly In Marion County

Posted: Wednesday, October 26th, 2011 at 6:27 am
Author: KNIA/KRLS News-Shaylon Cochran

Unemployment numbers for the month of September have been released. Marion County saw a decrease in unemployment between August and September, from 5.8% down to 5.3%. The local rate of unemployment is still ahead of the the rate statewide, which is 6%, and well below the national rate of 9.1%.