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2006 Louisiana Employment and Wages Released

January 31, 2008

BATON ROUGE—Secretary of Labor Tim Barfield announced today that the report entitled “Louisiana Employment and Wages – Annual Report 2006” is available. The publication contains 2006 covered employ…

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2008 Labor Market Press Release Schedule

January 29, 2008

BATON ROUGE – The Louisiana Department of Labor (LDOL) has assembled a tentative 2008 schedule of labor market information press releases. Employment statistics data for January and February will …

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Second Quarter 2007 Report Available

January 29, 2008

BATON ROUGE – The number of jobs in Louisiana during the second quarter of 2007 was up by 57,394 over the same period in 2006 according to the “Louisiana Employment and Wages – Second Quarter 2007” re…

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Nonfarm Job Growth Continues through December

January 25, 2008

BATON ROUGE – Seasonally adjusted nonfarm jobs in Louisiana grew by 42,300 workers between December 2006 and December 2007, bringing the total number of jobs in the state to 1,929,100, the Louisiana D…

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Webster Career Solutions to host recruiting event for Clement Industries

January 22, 2008

MINDEN –Clement Industries will recruit workers from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 29 at Webster Career Solutions Center at 310 Homer Road. Clement Industries is a dump trailer manufacturer base…

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Labor Department to assist workers affected by Georgia-Pacific layoffs

January 18, 2008

SPRINGHILL –The Louisiana Department of Labor’s Rapid Response unit will conduct orientation sessions and open a worker transition center to assist the 400 Georgia-Pacific workers who will be laid off…

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Labor Department to assist workers affected by layoffs at WinCup Holdings

January 7, 2008

SHREVEPORT - The Louisiana Department of Labor’s Rapid Response unit will offer orientation sessions for 62 employees of WinCup Holdings who will lose their jobs on Feb. 12 because of a consolidation …

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Labor Department to assist workers affected by closure of Ormet’s Burnside terminal

January 4, 2008

GONZALES –The Louisiana Department of Labor’s Rapid Response unit will conduct orientation sessions for the 25 workers who will be laid off when Ormet Corp. closes its Burnside terminal on Jan. 11. …

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