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Jobless rates drop slightly in lakes region


Most of the lakes region experienced at least a small drop in the unemployment rate in October.

Wadena County was the sole county where the jobless rate was unchanged between September and October. Aitkin, Cass, Crow Wing, Mille Lacs, Morrison and Todd counties all experienced a decline - even if it was slight. The jobless rates varied from 6.7 percent to 9.6 percent across the seven county area.

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