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Unemployment Grows In Oregon

(Salem, OR) -- Oregon lost 600 jobs in September and the unemployment rate is moving up. The Oregon Employment Department reports sectors including other services, government and financial activities lost jobs in September. Professional and business services, health care, manufacturing and leisure and hospitality all gained jobs. Oregon's unemployment rate increased from three-point-seven to three-point-eight percent. The national unemployment rate is three-point-five percent.

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