Kentucky’s jobless rate has fallen to 8.7 percent. That's according to February statistics released today by the Office of Employment and Training. Unemployment has been in a slow decline for eight consecutive months in the commonwealth. It's down from 1.1 percent a year ago. For February, seven of the state's eleven major nonfarm job sectors reported increases in employment.
Kentucky Jobless Rates are Falling
By Associated Press • Mar 22, 2012