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Utah jobless rate remains low at 3.9 percent

The Associated Press
Mar 21 2014 - 9:59am

SALT LAKE CITY -- About 32,000 jobs were added to Utah's economy last month from the year earlier, holding the state's jobless rate steady.

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Utah's jobless rate declines to lowest in 5 years

Jesus Lopez Jr., Standard-Examiner staff
Mar 7 2014 - 6:22pm

SALT LAKE CITY -- The unemployment rate in Utah is the lowest it has been in five years, according to the latest figures released Friday by the state Department of Workforce Services.The January jobs report said unemployment fell to 3.9 percent and the news serves as an indicator that the economy will continue to grow in 2014. Previous figures...

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3,000 Utahns lose long-term unemployment benefits

The Associated Press
Dec 30 2013 - 12:59pm

SALT LAKE CITY -- About 3,000 Utah residents, about 700 of which live in the Top of Utah, lost their long-term unemployment benefits Saturday as a federal program expired that provided aid past the state-given 26 weeks.

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Utah among top states for job growth in 2013

Reid Wilson, The Washington Post
Dec 29 2013 - 2:18pm

Governors, economic development offices and tourism agencies will seize on anything -- any statistic -- to set them apart from their competitors. And every time the government publishes statistics, someone has to be first. So let's hand out some 2013 bragging rights for states.An important caveat: Of the hundreds of statistics out there, we chose...

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Utah jobless rate remains low at 3.9 percent

The Associated Press
Mar 21 2014 - 9:59am

SALT LAKE CITY -- About 32,000 jobs were added to Utah's economy last month from the year earlier, holding the state's jobless rate steady.

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GALLERY: One month of Occupy Wall Street

(THOMAS LOHNES/The Associated Press) Demonstrators stand between protest banners underneath the euro sign in front of the European Central Bank in Frankfurt, central Germany, Monday, Oct. 17, 2011. Protestors gathered at many major European cities last Saturday to join in demonstrations against corporate greed and inequality und to support the US movement ‘ Occupy Wall Street’. About 150 protestors in Frankfurt remained at that place , some with tents, according to dapd news agency.

The Associated Press
Oct 17 2011 - 9:11am

Pictures of various Occupy Wall Street protests from around the world. The movement has officially been around for one month.

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