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Local Unemployment Rate Dips in March
The unemployment rate for the St. Cloud Metro Area dropped in March. The Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development says we are now at 6.1 percent, down from 6.6 percent in February.
St. Cloud Metro Area Unemployment Rate Jumps in January
The number of people filing unemployment claims in the St. Cloud metro area jumped in January, compared to the month before. The Department of Employment and Economic Development says our local unemployment rate is now at 7.3 percent, up from 5.7 percent in December.