Local Unemployment Rate Rises Slightly


The local unemployment rate was up slightly from April to May.

Figures from the Iowa Workforce Development Agency shows a Clinton County unemployment rate at 2.8-percent in May.  That compares to 2.7-percent in April.  In May of 2018 the county unemployment rate was 2.7-percent.

In the city of Clinton the unemployment rate in May was 3-percent and up from the

2.9 percent in April

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Link: Detailed Statistics (pdf) 


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Dave has been News Director since 1983 and has been Station General Manager since 1999. Dave has also served on the Board of Directors of the Iowa Broadcast News Association and the Iowa Broadcast Association and has served on the Iowa Freedom of Information Council.
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