Kentucky's unemployment rises

Posted by Katharine Greene - email 

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - The Kentucky Office of Employment and Training, OET, announced on Dec. 17 that the unemployment rate went up in November.

OET showed an increase from 10 percent in October. to 10.2 percent currently in Kentucky's unemployment. The leisure and hospitality sector was hit the hardest with the loss of 2,400 jobs.

Indiana's unemployment rate dropped a tenth of a percent, which landed at 9.8 percent, the same as the national average.

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