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4 years 1 month ago

Low paying industries add jobs in Colorado

The Denver Post reports that some Colorado industries hired workers in 2008 and 2009, when the state lost more than 105,000 jobs overall, but many of those new positions paid below-average wages. The newspaper examined unemployment insurance reports filed by employers and found that of the 12 industries that...

5 years 2 months ago

Colorado's lost 110,000 jobs since Aug. 2008

During the year of economic meltdown since the collapse of Lehman Brothers, Colorado has lost 110,600 jobs, the Colorado Department of Labor & Employment reported Friday. The current statewide unemployment rate is 7.3%. Local numbers are higher--Colorado Springs: 7.6%; Pueblo: 8.0% The unemployment rate for August is an improvement...

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