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The lost decade
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June 10, 2018
Can I help you? Teen employment is falling, leaving a future workforce less prepared
DULUTH — For high school students, having a job is less a rite of passage than a novelty these days. In Minnesota and across the country,...
June 10, 2018 - 6:00am
May 27, 2018
As court reporters age, demand for replacements is high
BRAINERD, Minn.—Their fingers are fast, their lingo is their own and their hearing is precise.
May 27, 2018 - 8:35am
May 30, 2017
Program focuses on construction trades
In the Chequamegon Bay region, construction accounts for 6 percent of the Gross Regional Product and is expected to see an employment increase of 18.2 percent by 2022. To address the demand of a growing industry for a talented and skilled workforce, the Northwest Wisconsin Workforce...
May 30, 2017 - 8:53am
May 2, 2017
Minnesota's Diamond match and toothpick factory closing; 85 to lose jobs
Cloquet’s match and toothpick factory is closing, and 85 people will lose their jobs there as a result, owner Newell Brands announced Monday,...
May 2, 2017 - 11:06am
December 23, 2016
Local unemployment up slightly in November
The Department of Workforce Development this week released the U.S Bureau of Labor Statistics estimates of unemployment and employment statistics for metro areas, major cities and counties in Wisconsin. The estimates include updates for October and preliminary estimates for November. Statewide,...
December 23, 2016 - 7:00am
September 20, 2016
Council seeks input on unemployment reform
The comments will help form the Council's legislative agenda during the following year.
September 20, 2016 - 8:35am
January 22, 2016
WITC suspends composites program
WITC-Superior’s composite technology program was created with the help of $600,000 in state grant money. It opened its doors to 10 students...
January 22, 2016 - 10:59am
October 6, 2015
Job Center launches revamped website
Immediate job postings, drop down skills menus and a mobile-friendly format are some of the enhancements unveiled on the revamped Job Center...
October 6, 2015 - 7:00am
January 23, 2015
Truck drivers in short supply
Danielle Kaeding Wisconsin Public Radio Truck drivers are in short supply, according to industry officials. Truckload Carriers Association Safety and Policy Director David Heller said the industry is seeing a shortage of 30,000 drivers nationwide.
January 23, 2015 - 7:00am
December 30, 2014
Jobs up, unemployment down in November
In Superior, the rate dropped from 5.1 percent in October to 3.9 in November
December 30, 2014 - 9:45am
December 29, 2014
UWS custodians receive layoff notices
Their last day of work is Jan. 11, according to Carolyn Kaiser, AFSCME Council 24 Northwest field representative. Kaiser has been representing...
December 29, 2014 - 5:28pm
August 22, 2014
UWS seeks bids to evaluate private janitorial services
Superior Telegram The University of Wisconsin Superior’s request for proposals for campus custodial and grounds-keeping services posted last week. The move, which explores the possibility of contracting with a private company to provide these services, could affect up to 27...
August 22, 2014 - 6:00am
December 2, 2013
UW lost 1,182 faculty in 2011-13
MADISON, Wis. (AP) -- A new report shows the University of Wisconsin System lost 1,182 faculty members during the 2011-13 biennium. The report complied for the Board of Regents' business committee says 657 faculty members retired during that span. All of them were tenured faculty....
December 2, 2013 - 2:02pm
November 21, 2013
Minnesota jobless rate hits six-year low
ST. PAUL - Unemployment in Minnesota hit pre-recession levels in October, the state said Thursday. The Department of Employment and Economic Development reported that employers added 1,200 jobs in October, bringing the unemployment rate to 4.8 percent.
November 21, 2013 - 9:01pm
April 3, 2013
Unemployment up in most Wis cities, counties
MADISON (AP) -- Unemployment rates increased in most Wisconsin cities and counties in February. The state Department of Workforce Development reported Wednesday that rates went up in 20 of the 32 largest cities between January and February. Sixty one of 72 counties had an increase. Racine...
April 3, 2013 - 1:45pm