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Local News: A service of Reid Health

(Wayne County, IN)--The number of unemployed Wayne County residents has increased by more than 200 in the last month.  That’s according to new figures from the Indiana Department of Workforce Development.  But, there are still over a hundred more people working locally than were at this time last year.  Wayne County’s unemployment rate jumped this month from 4.4 to 5.2%.  A hundred people have also dropped out of the workforce in the last month.