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Michigan unemployment rate falls for October

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Unemployment graphic (Reuters)
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LANSING (WKZO) -- More workers are back on the job in Michigan.

The state Department of Technology, Management & Budget says the October unemployment rate dropped two-tenths of a percent to 9.1-percent.  Total employment grew by 13-thousand and the labor force also went up by seven-thousand.

State labor officials say the size of the workforce in Michigan has reached its peak for the year.

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