About 170 people, including 65 veterans, gathered at the American Legion Hall in Merced to speak with employers at a job fair earlier this month. Just-released figures reveal that the unemployment rate in Merced County was 16.1 percent in February.
About 170 people, including 65 veterans, gathered at the American Legion Hall in Merced to speak with employers at a job fair earlier this month. Just-released figures reveal that the unemployment rate in Merced County was 16.1 percent in February. tmiller@mercedsunstar.com
About 170 people, including 65 veterans, gathered at the American Legion Hall in Merced to speak with employers at a job fair earlier this month. Just-released figures reveal that the unemployment rate in Merced County was 16.1 percent in February. tmiller@mercedsunstar.com

Merced County sees slight rise in unemployment

March 21, 2014 08:10 PM

UPDATED March 21, 2014 10:12 PM

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