Comments for: Maine unemployment rate 6.8 percent in May, lowest point since 2008

Posted June 21, 2013, at 6:47 p.m.

AUGUSTA | Maine’s unemployment rate in May was 6.8 percent, the lowest rate since November 2008, according to preliminary estimates released Friday by the Maine Department of Labor. May’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate of 6.8 percent represented a slight dip from the 6.9 percent posted in April, and a …

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