MN Unemployment Drops 21 Dec 12

Minnesota employers added nearly 11-thousand jobs in November — lowering the state’s jobless rate from 5-point-9 percent to 5-point-7 percent.

Figures from October were also revised in a positive direction from 81-hundred jobs lost down to four-thousand-800.

In the past year, the state has gained over 55-thousand jobs.

Trade, transportation and utilities led all sectors with 52-hundred new jobs in November.