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Chicago Tribune
Unemployment inches higher in Chicago metro areaMarch and has been static or growing since August 2015, when it hit a post-rece
Unemployment inches higher in Chicago metro area
Chicago Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
March and has been static or growing since August 2015, when it hit a post-recession low of 5.6 percent, according to the Illinois Department of Employment Security. But the area's labor force also has been growing steadily since last summer as... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Amazon bringing 2,000 jobs to second Joliet warehouseJoliet in March had an 8.8 percent unemployment rate, well above the statewide
Amazon bringing 2,000 jobs to second Joliet warehouse
SaukValley.com / Posted 3 days ago
Joliet in March had an 8.8 percent unemployment rate, well above the statewide average of 6.8 percent, according to the Illinois Department of Employment Security. Jobs at the second Joliet warehouse, which will be next to the first,... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Amazon bringing 2,000 jobs to second Joliet warehouseJoliet in March had an 8.8 percent unemployment rate, well above the statewide
Amazon bringing 2,000 jobs to second Joliet warehouse
Chicago Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
Joliet in March had an 8.8 percent unemployment rate, well above the statewide average of 6.8 percent, according to the Illinois Department of Employment Security. Jobs at the second Joliet warehouse, which will be next to the first,... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Illinois unemployment edges up again in April to 6.6 percentThe Illinois Department of Employment Security said Thursday that the jobless r
Illinois unemployment edges up again in April to 6.6 percent
Northwest Herald / Posted 8 days ago
The Illinois Department of Employment Security said Thursday that the jobless rate hit 6.6 percent in April. That was up from 6.5 percent in March and came in spite of news that the state’s job base grew by 5,400. Department Director Jeff Mays said... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Illinois unemployment edges up again in April to 6.6 percentThe Illinois Department of Employment Security said Thursday that the jobless r
Illinois unemployment edges up again in April to 6.6 percent
Daily Chronicle / Posted 8 days ago
The Illinois Department of Employment Security said Thursday that the jobless rate hit 6.6 percent in April. That was up from 6.5 percent in March and came in spite of news that the state’s job base grew by 5,400. Department Director Jeff Mays said... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Illinois unemployment edges up again in April to 6.6 percentThe Illinois Department of Employment Security said Thursday that the jobless r
Illinois unemployment edges up again in April to 6.6 percent
SaukValley.com / Posted 9 days ago
The Illinois Department of Employment Security said Thursday that the jobless rate hit 6.6 percent in April. That was up from 6.5 percent in March and came in spite of news that the state’s job base grew by 5,400. Department Director Jeff Mays said... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Illinois' unemployment rate rises to 6.6 percent in Apriladded 5,400 jobs last month, but more than half of the growth was in temporary
Illinois' unemployment rate rises to 6.6 percent in April
Chicago Tribune / Posted 9 days ago
added 5,400 jobs last month, but more than half of the growth was in temporary jobs or through employment agencies, the Illinois Department of Employment Security said in a news release Thursday announcing the preliminary April data. The portion... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
State jobless rate edges up to 6.6 percent(AP) — The unemployment rate across Illinois again creeped up in March, even as
State jobless rate edges up to 6.6 percent
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 9 days ago
(AP) — The unemployment rate across Illinois again creeped up in March, even as the state added jobs. The Illinois Department of Employment Security said Thursday that the jobless rate hit 6.6 percent in April. That was up from 6.5 percent in March... Read more
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Daily Herald
Illinois unemployment edges up again in April to 6.6 percentCHICAGO -- The unemployment rate across Illinois again creeped up in March even
Illinois unemployment edges up again in April to 6.6 percent
Daily Herald / Posted 9 days ago
CHICAGO -- The unemployment rate across Illinois again creeped up in March even as the state added jobs. The Illinois Department of Employment Security said Thursday that the jobless rate hit 6.6 percent in April. That was up from 6.5 percent in... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Stand Down in McHenry connects veterans with servicesMcHenry County Housing Authority, McHenry County Community Foundation, James A.
Stand Down in McHenry connects veterans with services
Northwest Herald / Posted 30 days ago
McHenry County Housing Authority, McHenry County Community Foundation, James A. Lovell Federal Healthcare Center and the Illinois Department of Employment Security, the event allows veterans to access a glut of resources at once. Based on an... Read more

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