Stories tagged: Idaho jobs
Fri., March 23, 2012, 7:45 a.m.
Jobless rate continues to decline across North Idaho
Kootenai County showed a sharp drop in the unemployment rate in February – 8.1 percent, down from 8.8 percent in January and 9.2 percent a year ago.
Fri., Sept. 16, 2011, 8:28 a.m.
Jobless rate dips in three North Idaho counties
The high unemployment rate in parts of North Idaho fell a little last month – the first positive sign in a year or more.
Fri., Aug. 19, 2011, 10:41 a.m.
Idaho’s jobless rate holds steady at 9.4%
The state’s unemployment rate held steady at 9.4 percent for the third straight month as Idaho employers remained cautious in July.
Sat., May 14, 2011, midnight
Idaho in low-wage trap
Idaho is caught in a low-skill, low-wage jobs trap, according to a new analysis by retired University of Idaho agricultural economist Stephen Cooke. The professor, who retired in December, has …