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Michigan’s monthly jobless rate has edged upward -- not because more people have lost jobs, but because more people are looking for work.  

Deadline is open ended at the moment.

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Michigan’s monthly job rate has dropped slightly.  But it’s not because more people are working.  

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The announced sale of property at a historic Ypsilanti Township facility will help move the community forward in many ways.

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Michigan’s monthly unemployment rate has dropped to 4.7%.  That’s the lowest it’s been in 15 years.   

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The Ford Motor Company is trying to help match local veterans with meaningful jobs.  

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The Summer 16 Youth Employment Program in Washtenaw County closed its enrollment after only two weeks because of high demand.  

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Michigan’s monthly jobless rate remains unchanged at 4.8%. 

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A Washtenaw County Brownfield program analysis revealed positive impacts that type of project has on the community.

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The current unemployment rate in Michigan is about 4.8%.  It's lower in Washtenaw County.

Duo Security

Ann Arbor-based Duo Security is getting a $2.5 million grant from the Michigan Economic Development Corporation.

Washtenaw County Michigan Works

The Washtenaw County Sheriff's Office, Michigan Works, and the Regional Chamber of Commerce have partnered to bring employment to young people in the area. 

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The former president and CEO of Ann Arbor Spark has a new position now-- finding jobs for the mostly unemployable.

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Governor Rick Snyder has signed into law major tax breaks for data centers.  Jake Neher reports.

State Jobless Rate Drops

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Michigan’s unemployment rate dropped four-tenths of a percentage point last month to eight-point-four percent.

The campus community and the public are invited to participate in a Virtual Job Fair, to be held on January 21, 2014 from 1-3 p.m. by Eastern Michigan University. This cost-free event will allow participants to chat one-on-one with representatives from the University in real time, all from the comfort of an online environment.

The Michigan Theater

In this week's installment of Cinema Chat, WEMU's David Fair and Michigan Theater Executive Director and CEO Russ Collins cover Hollywood news and a look at the gamut of movies available in the area over the coming weekend.