From 7.1% in April to 7% in May
Chief Economist reports more jobs being created
Joblessness in Nevada holds at 7.1%
But the state says the overall trend is improving
State auditors say Nevada’s employment department paid nearly a million dollars more than it should have on dental care after a program for people with disabilities got out of hand.
Biggest monthly drop in Nevada in more than 30 years
Holding steady at February’s 8.5% rate
January’s jobless rate dropped to 8.7%
Under 9% in Nevada for first time since 2008
State officials say a backlog of jobless benefits is being cleared as a new computer system comes online.