Douglas County jobless rate rises as more enter la...
by Tom Spigolon
02:57 PM, Tuesday, July 07
Douglas County recorded an increase in both its unemployment rate and first-time claims for jobless benefits in May, a state agency reported. The unemployment rate in Douglas County increased four-tenths of a percent, from 6.1 percent in April to ...

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