Posted on December 17, 2014
Here’s the latest summary of the state’s labor market by the Employment Security Department. The Whatcom County numbers are scheduled to come out on Tuesday, Dec. 23:
OLYMPIA – Despite an estimated 6,800 new jobs created from October 2014 to November 2014, Washington’s unemployment rate rose for a third month in a row to 6.2 percent, according to preliminary and seasonally adjusted numbers released today by the state Employment Security Department.
The national unemployment rate remained unchanged at 5.8 percent.
Posted by Dave Gallagher on December 5, 2014
The latest tech gadgets will be available to try out on Saturday, Dec. 6 at the Bellingham Public Library.
Posted by Dave Gallagher on November 25, 2014
Workers’ compensation premiums are going up next year, but not as much as originally proposed.
Posted by Dave Gallagher on November 18, 2014
A new home decor store will be opening in Bellingham in early 2015.