Thursday, July 25, 2024

Tag: jobs

Unemployment rate holding at 6.8 percent

Alaska’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate stood at 6.8 percent in October, unchanged from September’s rate, which was revised down one-tenth of a percentage point....

Study: Southeast rivers are economic gold mine

An economic study commissioned by Salmon Beyond Borders concludes that transboundary watersheds facing potential adverse impact from British Columbia mines are valued at just...

Federal grant will expand health care, aviation training

A competitive federal grant for $1,019,985 awarded to the Alaska Department of Labor and Workforce Development will help finance training of more Alaskans for...

Unemployment rate up slightly

Seasonally adjusted labor force figures within the Valdez-Cordova Census Area as of Sept. 16 stood at 5,013 employed and 344, or 6.9 percent on...

Paul Kelly: October is National Cooperative Month

Guest Commentary By Paul Kelly For The Cordova Times Come join us as we celebrate National Cooperative Month. There was a time Cordova’s communications were connected to US...

Unemployment rate steady at 6.7 percent

Employment in health care in Alaska grew substantially in July, while the biggest losses in the private sector were in oil and gas, construction...