Nevada Jobless Rate Down To 7.1 Percent In October
Audit: State Overspent On Dental Work For JoblessState 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.
Horsford: 21,000 Nevadans Lose Jobless Benefits Rep. Steven Horsford says 21,000 Nevadans have lost extended jobless benefits since the federal program expired Dec. 28.
Extending Benefits For Nevada's Unemployed? Nevada Republican U.S. Senator Dean Heller and Rhode Island Democratic Senator Jack Reed have introduced a bill to temporarily extend federal jobless benefits for the long-term unemployed.
Unemployment Website Back In BusinessState officials say a backlog of jobless benefits is being cleared as a new computer system comes online.
Fewer Nevadans Looking For WorkNevada's jobless rate has ticked down slightly to 9.5 percent, even though the raw number of jobs in the state is also down.
Many Unemployed Nevadans To Lose BenefitsAbout 20,000 unemployed Nevadans will face benefit cuts next month.
Nevada's Jobless Rate Ticks Up In JuneNevada's unemployment rate rose to 9.6 percent in June despite better than expected job growth.
Nevada Unemployment Lowest Since 2009 Nevada's unemployment has dropped to 10.2% in December. Officials with the state Department of Employment, Rehabilitation and Training say the number is down from 10.8% in November.
Jobless Nevadans Could Lose BenefitsNearly 25,000 Nevadans are being notified that their jobless benefits will be cut off after this week unless Congress acts by Tuesday to extend federal emergency unemployment compensation.
Nevada Unemployment Drops In OctoberUnemployment in Nevada has dropped to its lowest point since May 2009.
Nevada Reports Fewer First Time Jobless ClaimsFirst time claims for jobless benefits in Nevada fell in April, continuing a 29-month trend.