Unemployment Up Slightly
The Wyoming unemployment rate rose slightly last month.
The Department of Workforce Services says the rate was 3.8 % in May a point-one percent increase from April. But the Department says that is due to young people leaving school and entering the workforce.
The unemployment rate dropped nearly a full percentage point from May of last year where it stood at 4.6%.
The lowest unemployment rate was in Converse County at 2.8%, the highest unemployment rate was in Teton County at 5.7%.