Unemployment Still High In Jackson Co.

MEDFORD, Ore. — Jackson County added more than 500 jobs last month, but its unemployment rate is still higher than the rest of Oregon, according to the latest report from WorkSource Oregon. Jackson County’s seasonally-adjusted unemployment rate is at 10.3 percent, which is down two percent from a year ago. It is still higher than … Continue reading »

Southern Oregon Job Vacancies Worse

MEDFORD, Ore. — The results from the most recent job vacancy survey have been released by the Oregon Employment Department, and the results for Oregon are worse than the national average. According to statistics from the Oregon Employment Department, there are about 7 applicants for every 1 job vacancy is Southern Oregon, which is worse … Continue reading »