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175 MORE PEOPLE WORKING IN WAYNE COUNTY IN LAST MONTH

(Wayne County, IN)--175 more people in Wayne County are working now than were a month ago.  That’s according to new numbers from the Indiana Department of Workforce Development.  Wayne County is now just 27 people shy of having 30,000 people working.  The increases are enough to drop the county’s unemployment rate from 3.9% down to 3.5%.  This is the first time Wayne County’s unemployment rate has dropped since April.  Fayette County has Indiana’s highest rate at 4.7%.

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