Posts With Keyword ‘Iowa Workforce Development’

Readiness Certification Available at Upcoming State Tournaments

Posted: Tuesday, February 12th, 2013 at 6:21 am

Students attending the State Wrestling Tournament in Des Moines this week and the upcoming State Boys and Girls Basketball Tournaments have a chance to not only enjoy the competitions, but to also further their careers at the same time.

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WEDG to Host Program About Local Economy

Posted: Sunday, February 10th, 2013 at 6:26 am

The Washington Economic Development Group is planning to host a program focused on recently compiled information about the local labor force.

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Unemployment Rate Rises in Washington County

Posted: Monday, February 4th, 2013 at 6:26 am

New figures out from Iowa Workforce Development show the unemployment rate in Washington County rose in the month of December.

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People Out of Work in Washington County Goes Up Last Month

Posted: Wednesday, September 26th, 2012 at 6:30 am

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Unemployment figures in Washington County are showing more people seeking employment based on information released yesterday.  

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Washington County Laborshed Project Under Way

Posted: Monday, September 3rd, 2012 at 6:28 am

Surveys have been sent to area businesses as part of a study of a regional economic development partnership.  

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Washington County Unemployment Numbers Remain Stable

Posted: Wednesday, August 22nd, 2012 at 6:28 am

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Unemployment figures in Washington County are showing no change based on information released yesterday.  

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Washington County Unemployment Numbers Show Small Increase

Posted: Wednesday, July 25th, 2012 at 6:28 am

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June unemployment figures released by the Iowa Workforce Development show a small increase in claims for the first time in three months.  

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Washington County Unemployment Numbers Continue Downward Trend

Posted: Wednesday, June 20th, 2012 at 6:26 am

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May unemployment figures released by the Iowa Workforce Development show a decrease in claims for a third straight month.  

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Unemployment Numbers Continue to Fall In Washington County

Posted: Wednesday, May 23rd, 2012 at 6:26 am

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April unemployment figures released by the Iowa Workforce Development continue to show a fall in unemployment claims.  

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Unemployment Numbers Show a Drop In Washington County Last Month

Posted: Wednesday, April 25th, 2012 at 6:28 am

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The unemployment figures have been released for March by the Iowa Workforce Development and Washington County’s rate dropped from February.  

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Washington County’s Unemployment Rate Unchanged in February

Posted: Saturday, March 31st, 2012 at 6:30 am

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February’s unemployment figures have been released by the Iowa Workforce Development and Washington County’s rate stays the same from last month.  

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Washington County’s Unemployment Rate Increases in January

Posted: Wednesday, March 14th, 2012 at 6:29 am

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January’s unemployment figures have been released by the Iowa Workforce Development and Washington County’s rate went up for a third month in a row.  

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Washington County’s Unemployment Rate Increases for Second Month

Posted: Wednesday, January 25th, 2012 at 6:30 am

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December’s unemployment figures have been released by the Iowa Workforce Development and Washington County’s rate went up for a second month in a row.  

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Washington County’s Unemployment Rate Increases Last Month

Posted: Wednesday, December 21st, 2011 at 6:30 am

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November’s unemployment figures have been released by the Iowa Workforce Development and Washington County’s rate edged up slightly month.  

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New Service Available for Unemployed Individuals

Posted: Friday, September 30th, 2011 at 6:26 am

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A new service is available in the county for those currently out of work.  

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Washington County’s Unemployment Drops Slightly Last Month

Posted: Wednesday, September 21st, 2011 at 6:25 am

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The latest round of unemployment figures has been released and southeast Iowa’s unemployment rate rose a little last month according to data released from the Iowa Workforce Development.  

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Washington County’s Unemployment Drops Slightly Last Month

Posted: Wednesday, August 24th, 2011 at 6:28 am

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The latest round of unemployment figures has been released and Washington County’s unemployment rate went down a little last month according to data released from the Iowa Workforce Development.  

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Legislators Considering Special Session for Workforce Offices

Posted: Friday, July 29th, 2011 at 6:29 am

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Legislators in Des Moines are considering the possibility of holding a special session to discuss keeping the state’s Workforce Development field offices open.  

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Washington County’s Unemployment Rate Rises Last Month

Posted: Wednesday, July 27th, 2011 at 6:30 am

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After three months of decreasing unemployment, Washington County’s unemployment rate went up last month according to data released from the Iowa Workforce Development.  

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Washington County’s Unemployment Rate Continues to Drop

Posted: Wednesday, June 22nd, 2011 at 6:28 am

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Washington County’s unemployment rate went down in May according to data released from the Iowa Workforce Development.  

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