Posts With Keyword ‘Iowa Workforce Development’

Board of Supervisors Consider Becoming part of Regional Workforce Board

Posted: Wednesday, March 3rd, 2010 at 6:22 am

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The Marion County Board of Supervisors met in special session Tuesday morning.

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Unemployment Up Slightly in Marion County

Posted: Sunday, January 31st, 2010 at 6:25 am

While Iowa’s unemployment rate declined slightly in December, the number of jobless workers in Marion County increased last month – though the rate is still below the statewide average.

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Marion County’s Unemployment Up Slightly in December

Posted: Wednesday, January 27th, 2010 at 6:29 am

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While Iowa’s unemployment rate declined slightly in December, the number of jobless workers in Marion County increased last month – though the rate is still below the statewide average.

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Unemployment Up in Marion County, but Still Below Statewide Average

Posted: Sunday, December 27th, 2009 at 6:25 am

After decreasing for two consecutive months, the unemployment rate in Marion County climbed eight-tenths of a percent in November, but still remains below the statewide average.

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Marion County’s Unemployment Rate Up in November

Posted: Wednesday, December 23rd, 2009 at 6:25 am

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After decreasing for two consecutive months, the unemployment rate in Marion County climbed eight-tenths of a percent in November, but still remains below the statewide average.

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State Unemployment Increases Slightly, Marion County Numbers Available Next Week

Posted: Saturday, December 19th, 2009 at 6:27 am

Unemployment data released Friday by Iowa Workforce Development showed the state’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate slightly increasing to 6.7 percent in November from October’s revised rate of 6.6 percent.

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September’s Unemployment Rate Decreases in Marion County

Posted: Sunday, October 25th, 2009 at 6:25 am

Marion County’s unemployment rate has returned to nearly the same level as it was in July after a sharp spike in August.

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Unemployment Rate in Marion County Decreases by Nearly Four Percent

Posted: Thursday, October 22nd, 2009 at 6:29 am

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After a sharp spike in August, unemployment numbers in Marion County for the month of September have returned to where they were in July.

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County Unemployment Jump Attributed to Timing

Posted: Sunday, September 27th, 2009 at 6:23 am

Marion County’s unemployment rate jumped to a staggering 9.6 percent in the month of August, but the figure may not be as bad as it appears.

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Marion County Unemployment Jumps in August

Posted: Friday, September 25th, 2009 at 6:29 am

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Marion County’s unemployment rate jumped a staggering four points to 9.6 percent last month; but that number may not be as bad as it appears.

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Marion County Sees Unemployment Reduced in July

Posted: Sunday, August 30th, 2009 at 6:25 am

The number of unemployed workers in Marion County has decreased since the previous month; bucking a state trend that saw unemployment rise to the highest level since the fall of 1986.

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