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Fewest Americans Collecting Jobless Aid Since 1970

WASHINGTON (AP) — Applications for unemployment benefits inched down last week as the total number of Americans…

Portland’s Unemployment Rate Essentially Unchanged

PORTLAND, Ore. – The unemployment rate in the Portland-metro area ticked down from 3.9 percent in January…

Oregon’s Unemployment Rate Hits Lowest Level Since Pre-Pandemic

SALEM, Ore. – Oregon’s unemployment rate continues to drop. The Oregon Employment Department says it was down…

Habitat For Humanity Receives A Record Amount Of Applications To Build Homes

PORTLAND, Ore– Habitat for Humanity Portland Region is on a roll. Steve Messinetti CEO comments while Covid…

Portland’s Unemployment Rate Unchanged In January

PORTLAND, Ore. – The unemployment rate in the Portland-Metro area was 3.9 percent in January. That number…

Oregon’s Unemployment Rate Drops For 20th Consecutive Month

PORTLAND, Ore. – For the 20th straight month, Oregon’s unemployment rate has improved. The rate ticked down…

Dozens Of Oregon Workers Fired For Not Getting COVID Shot

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Officials in Oregon say at least 99 state workers have been fired for…

U.S. Unemployment Claims Fall To Lowest Level Since Pandemic

WASHINGTON (AP) — The number of Americans applying for unemployment benefits fell to its lowest level since…

US employers add a weak 194,000 jobs as delta maintains hold

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. employers added just 194,000 jobs in September, a second straight tepid gain and…

Portland’s Unemployment Rate Drops To 4.9 Percent

PORTLAND, Ore. – Portland’s unemployment rate dropped from 5.3 percent in July to 4.9 percent in August…



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