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2014/07/23 14:02
2014/07/23 14:02
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Good times are here, right? At face value that would appear to be the case as the monthly unemployment rate for June fell sharply in both Pierce and Thurston counties. In fact, the county jobless...
2014/07/23 14:02
2014/07/23 14:02
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2014/07/23 02:44
2014/07/23 02:44
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Payrolls in Clark County enjoyed "warp speed" growth in the 12 months ending in June, the region's labor economist reported Tuesday, adding 5,800 jobs and posting an annualized growth rate that tops 4...
2014/07/22 23:40
2014/07/22 23:40
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South Sound unemployment numbers plunge in June | Business | The News Tribune The News Tribune Recent Headlines Recent Headlines Recent Headlines Recent Headlines Recent Headlines South Sound...
2014/07/22 18:26
2014/07/22 18:26
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... Job gains with cherry harvest, construction, food processing and health care helped push the Tri-Cities’ June unemployment rate to the lowest it has been in at least 2 1/2 years. The Tri-City...
2014/07/20 13:44
2014/07/20 13:44
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Clark County's economy showed renewed energy in the year's second quarter as the county welcomed one new corporate headquarters, attracted another for relocation next year, and saw other business...
2014/07/18 13:54
2014/07/18 13:54
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Mike Piper's first labor as the new executive director of the Arc of Southwest Washington, early in 2013, was overwhelmingly symbolic: there were burst pipes in the women's restroom. Who's our...
2014/07/17 00:21
2014/07/17 00:21
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Washington’s job growth accelerated in June, and the unemployment rate fell to its lowest level in six years, state officials said Wednesday. The state's unemployment rate fell from 6.1 percent in...
2014/07/11 11:29
2014/07/11 11:29
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An East St. Louis man has been sentenced to 10 months in prison after his conviction for embezzlement of public funds. Kenneth Loving accepted more than $25,500 in unemployment benefits from the...
2014/07/07 13:45
2014/07/07 13:45
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Pioneer Elementary School in Evergreen Public Schools is the only school in Clark County to receive funds from a federal grant to provide an AmeriCorps reading tutor for the 2014-2015 school year,...
2014/07/06 13:44
2014/07/06 13:44
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About all that's left of the old Erickson Farms in Felida are the memories of countless longtime Clark County residents who, as children, picked fruit and berries in those fields or who, as adults,...
2014/07/02 01:44
2014/07/02 01:44
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An Employment Security Department survey of Washington employers estimated that job vacancies in the state rose by 23 percent between the fall of 2012 and fall of 2013, while hiring rose by nearly 10...
2014/06/30 22:08
2014/06/30 22:08
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The state’s average annual wage rose by 2 percent last year to $52,635, according to data released by the state Employment Security Department. The average weekly wage rose to $1,012 from $992. Both...
2014/06/29 07:40
2014/06/29 07:40
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Maybe we should lower our expectations for economic recovery | Business Newsletter | The News Tribune The News Tribune Recent Headlines Recent Headlines Recent Headlines Recent Headlines Recent...
2014/06/28 13:44
2014/06/28 13:44
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Cheers: A veritable floodgate of jobs appears to be opening in Clark County as employment continues to expand. According to the state Employment Security Department, the area added 1,400 jobs from...
2014/06/28 13:44
2014/06/28 13:44
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Washington's average annual wage grew by 2 percent in 2013, to $52,635, according to new figures from the state Employment Security Department. The average weekly wage rose from $992 to $1,012 last...
2014/06/25 06:26
2014/06/25 06:26
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... Job gains in manufacturing, retail trade and education and health services made May the 14th consecutive month the Tri-Cities gained jobs over last year. Nonfarm jobs reached 103,700 last month, up...
2014/06/25 01:02
2014/06/25 01:02
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Thurston County unemployment bumped up to 6.3 percent in May, but that’s still rare territory: a jobless rate hovering around six percent. And that’s up from 5.6 percent in April, according to county...
2014/06/24 18:44
2014/06/24 18:44
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Clark County’s economy remains on a path of brisk growth, the region’s labor economist reported today, ballooning by 5,100 jobs year-over-year and posting an annualized growth rate of 3.7...
2014/06/24 13:44
2014/06/24 13:44
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When Linear Technology decided last year to change the way the silicon chipmaker did business and move to a more streamlined manufacturing system, employees at the company's Camas manufacturing plant...
2014/07/23 14:02
2014/07/23 14:02
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