winter weater http://wyomingpublicmedia.org en Wyoming's unemployment rate holds steady http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/wyomings-unemployment-rate-holds-steady <p></p><p></p><p>Wyoming’s unemployment rate held steady from December to January, according to the latest numbers from the Wyoming Department of Workforce Services.</p><p>At 4.9 percent, Wyoming’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate is well below the national average of almost 8 percent. The state’s rate is also slightly lower than in January 2012.</p><p>Unemployment rates jumped more than one percent in Washakie and Johnson counties across the construction, retail and leisure sectors in January.</p> Tue, 19 Mar 2013 18:02:34 +0000 Rebecca Martinez 38206 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Wyoming's unemployment rate holds steady