Salem, Ore.- Oregon’s unemployment rate edged down to 3.6 percent in May from 3.7 percent in April, reaching a new record low since records began in 1976. Oregon’s rate was significantly below the 5.0 percent rate in May 2016, as ...

Washington, D.C. (CNN) – Some good news on the U.S. jobs front. The Labor Department says unemployment declined in April to 4.4 percent. That’s the lowest that number has been in a decade. And the U.S. economy added 211,000 jobs ...

Medford, Ore. — Oregon Governor Kate Brown is in town, visiting local programs and partnerships that reflect her top legislative priorities of economic development and education. She began her trip at Eagle Point High School, where career technical education courses are preparing students for ...

Salem, Ore. — Good news for Oregonians. Employment has grown by 5,700 jobs in April. The Oregon Employment Department says the unemployment rate held at 4.5%. That’s down from 5.7% last April. Professional and business services, the government, and a ...

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