Idaho’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate for March dropped below 8 percent to 7.9 percent. The Idaho Department of Labor reports that’s the first time the state’s jobless rate has dipped below 8 percent in more than two years. Still, almost 62,000 Idahoans are out of work.
Idaho’s Jobless Rate Dips Below 8 Percent
By Emilie Ritter Saunders • Apr 20, 2012