A promising trend continues in Minnesota as more jobs were added in August and the unemployment rate dropped. In its monthly update, the state Department of Employment and Economic Development reported the state gained 43-hundred jobs last month while the unemployment rate dropped to three-point-eight-percent. Minnesota saw the best job growth in the leisure & hospitality, transportation and utilities, and financial activities sectors.
MN Adds Jobs In August, Unemployment Drops
By Ashley Hanley|2021-09-17T05:00:52-05:00September 17th, 2021|
About the Author: Ashley Hanley
Ashley (Goettl) Hanley is a North Mankato native and Mankato West graduate who made the switch from TV journalism to radio. After five years at KEYC News 12, Ashley is thrilled to be working for KTOE News. Ashley and her husband John, and son John, enjoy spending time in the community. You can also find Ashley coaching and playing softball and supporting her brother on the MSU football team and her sister with Scarlet athletics. Even though she went to the University of Wisconsin-River Falls, Ashley kept her Minnesota roots and is a big Twins and Vikings fan!