September Jobs Growth Eases Recession Fears by Arkansas Business Staff Posted 10/5/2007 10:17 am Updated 5 years ago Although the unemployment rate remained steady at 4.7 percent, the economy added 110,000 jobs in September, according to figures released Friday by the Labor Department. Want the Full Article? Get Unlimited Archive Access for $19.95 per Year Readers must pay to access stories older than 15 days. Purchase Now Already have archive access? Login to view this article.