Lakes area jobless rates climb in November
The lakes area jobless rates took a jump in November.
In Brainerd, the jobless rate increased from 12.3 percent in October to 15.3 percent in November.
The city continues to have the highest unemployment rate in the state and by a notable margin. Brainerd hasn't had an unemployment rate this high since it posted an 18.4 jobless rate in March. The city's highest unemployment rate in 2010 was 19 percent in January.
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