Job Openings Matches Number Of Unemployed For First Time In DecadesAccording to a new report from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, employers were advertising openings for 6.55 million positions in March. The May 8 release adds that 6.59 million Americans were unemployed at that time
Nevada's First-Time Jobless Claims Down 15 PercentThe Nevada Department of Employment, Training and Rehabilitation says initial claims for unemployment insurance benefits totaled 9,068 in September in the state.
Nevada Unemployment Rate Sees Slight UptickThe Nevada Department of Employment, Training and Rehabilitation reported Wednesday that July's unemployment rate was at 4.8 percent.
Nevada Unemployment Rate Dips to 10 Year LowNevada's seasonally adjusted unemployment rate fell to 4.9 percent in February, the first time it has been below 5 percent since November 2007. The jobless rate ticked down one-tenth of a percentage point from January, from 5 percent.
Nevada Jobless Rate Down Again, To 5.5 Percent In OctoberState officials say Nevada's unemployment rate is continuing to fall — reaching the lowest level since February 2008.
Nevada Jobless Rate Drops to 5.8 Percent in SeptemberNevada's unemployment fell half a percentage point in September and now stands at 5.8 percent.
Nevada has Recouped All Jobs Lost in Recession, Then SomeNevada has officially recovered as many jobs as it lost during the Great Recession and hit a new record for employment.
Nevada Unemployment Rate Inches Up AgainNevada's monthly unemployment rate saw another slight uptick.
Unemployment Rates Inch Up in Nevada Metro AreasUnemployment rates have inched up in Nevada's three main metropolitan areas, although officials say the state's main industries are all adding jobs.
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.
New Program Helps Unemployed Get Back To Work A $1.8 million grant from the U.S. Department of Labor could help some of Nevada's long-term unemployed get back in the game.
Heller Crossing Aisle For Speech Senator Dean Heller is continuing a recent tradition of Republicans and Democrats sitting together for the State of the Union.