Wisconsin jobs report shows a new downturn as pandemic surges

After five months of diminishing job growth, Wisconsin employment fell in October, with service industry employees, including  bar and restaurant workers, bearing the greatest impact. Unemployment in the state rose to 5.7% in October, the Department of Workforce Development (DWD) reported Thursday, a slight uptick from 5.4% in September. The state’s service sector lost 20,900 … Continue reading Wisconsin jobs report shows a new downturn as pandemic surges