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CHEYENNE, Wyo. — Wyoming's unemployment rate was well below the national average over the first three months of this year.
Montana has much to celebrate on Labor Day 2014. The state's jobless rate is 4.6 percent, enviably low as many other states struggle to regain their pre-recession employment levels. Billings and Eastern Montana regions are basically at full employment.
HELENA — Montana ranks fifth in the country for employment growth, but it faces slower growth in the future as many members of an aging workforce retire, state officials said Friday.
CHEYENNE, Wyo. — Wyoming's unemployment rate rose slightly to 4.4 percent in July.
HELENA — Montana's seasonally adjusted unemployment rate rose slightly to 4.6 percent in July.
CHEYENNE, Wyo. — Wyoming's unemployment rate stood at 4 percent in June, down from 4.6 percent for the same month last year.
HELENA — Montana received a $5.125 million federal grant to help with job-training programs for long-term unemployed residents, two U.S. government agencies said Wednesday.
CHEYENNE, Wyo. — Wyoming's unemployment rate rose slightly to 3.8 percent in May.
HELENA — Montana's seasonally adjusted unemployment rate fell 0.2 percentage points to 4.6 percent in May.
CHEYENNE, Wyo. — Wyoming's unemployment rate fell to 3.7 percent in April, from 4 percent in March.
HELENA — Montana’s unemployment rate has fallen below 5 percent for the first time in more than five years.
HELENA — Montana's seasonally adjusted unemployment rate held steady at 5.1 percent in March as both the number of available jobs and the workforce increased.
Wyoming’s unemployment rate fell in February to its lowest level since December 2008, according to new numbers from the research and planning section of the Wyoming Department of Workforce Services.
HELENA — Montana’s unemployment rate fell to 5.1 percent in February, down two-tenths of a percentage point from January.
CHEYENNE, Wyo. — Wyoming's statewide unemployment rate fell slightly over the new year.
HELENA — Montana's seasonally adjusted unemployment rate fell to 5.3 percent in January, down one-tenth of a percentage point from December.
WASHINGTON — The great virtue of the Congressional Budget Office's recent report on the minimum wage is that it injects a much-needed dose of reality into the debate over job creation. The Obama administration and its congressional allies have taken the position that raising the minimum wage…
Tina Sticka of Billings spends time each day searching for jobs online. She was laid off from her job at a telecommunications company and has struggled to land a new job with similar pay.
HELENA — Montana's unemployment rate held steady at 5.2 percent for past three months, down from 5.7 percent at the beginning of 2013.
GREAT FALLS — Montana Labor Commissioner Pam Bucy says 539 Montanans will lose their federal Emergency Unemployment Compensation benefits Saturday after Congress failed to renew the program.