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Arkansas February Unemployment Holds at 7.2 Percent

by Lance Turner 3/29/2013 9:37 am

Arkansas' February unemployment held at 7.2 percent, unchanged from the previously month, according to a report Friday by the state Department of Workforce Services.

Arkansas Unemployment Rate Rises to 7.2 Percent in January

by Lance Turner 3/18/2013 9:31 am

The state Department of Workforce Services says Arkansas’ seasonally adjusted unemployment rate increased one-tenth of a percentage point from 7.1 percent in December to 7.2 percent in January.

Arkansas December Unemployment Rate at 7.1 Percent

by Arkansas Business Staff 1/18/2013 9:09 am

Arkansas' December unemployment rate hit 7.1 percent, up from 7.0 percent in November, according to the state Department of Workforce Services.

Arkansas Unemployment Rate Rises to 7.2 Percent in October

by Lance Turner 11/20/2012 9:15 am

Arkansas' seasonally adjusted unemployment rate increased one-tenth of a percentage point from 7.1 percent in September to 7.2 percent in October, according to a report Tuesday by the state Department of Workforce Services.

Unemployment Fund Rebounds From Depletion

by Arkansas Business Staff 10/22/2012 12:00 am

Arkansas’ Unemployment Insurance Trust Fund, depleted in 2009, had a balance of $144.57 million as of Oct. 12, according to the Department of Workforce Services.

Fast Track to the Workforce

by Abby Hartz 9/19/2011 12:00 am

A Career Readiness Certificate will prove to employers that you’ve got skills.

Arkansas Unemployment Rate Holds at 7.6 Percent in January

by Lance Turner 3/10/2010 10:18 am

Arkansas' unemployment rate for January is unchanged at 7.6 percent, according to a report from the state Department of Workforce Services.