Office of Employment and Training http://wkyufm.org en Kentucky's Jobless Rate Increases to 8.5 Percent http://wkyufm.org/post/kentuckys-jobless-rate-increases-85-percent <p>The latest figures from the state reveal that Kentucky's seasonally-adjusted preliminary unemployment rate has increased again. Kentucky’s manufacturing sector lost 500 jobs in August, compared to the previous month,and the professional and business services sector lost 600 jobs last month. Employment in the educational and health services sector dropped by 800 jobs in August. Thu, 20 Sep 2012 16:27:27 +0000 Dan Modlin 19491 at http://wkyufm.org Kentucky's Jobless Rate Increases to 8.5 Percent