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Unemployment Insurance Claims Report May 25, 2012

May 25, 2012

BATON ROUGE - Initial claims for unemployment insurance for the week ending May 19, 2012, increased to 3,547 from the previous week’s total of 3,394. Initial claims were below the comparable week endi…

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Unemployment Insurance Claims Report May 18, 2012

May 18, 2012

BATON ROUGE - Initial claims for unemployment insurance for the week ending May 12, 2012, increased to 3,394 from the previous week’s total of 3,124. Initial claims were below the comparable week endi…

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Job Fair to Offer Shreveport Area Veterans Employment Opportunities

May 15, 2012

Local veterans and active duty military looking for employment opportunities are encouraged to participate in the 7th Annual Northwest Louisiana Veterans’ Job & Resource Fair. The fair will take plac…

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Unemployment Insurance Claims Report May 11, 2012

May 11, 2012

BATON ROUGE - Initial claims for unemployment insurance for the week ending May 5, 2012, decreased to 3,124 from the previous week’s total of 3,303. Initial claims were below the comparable week endin…

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Louisiana Wins $2.95 million To Help Laid Off Workers Return To Work

May 8, 2012

BATON ROUGE – The Louisiana Workforce Commission will receive $2.95 million in federal funds to provide additional services to Louisiana’s unemployed, the U.S. Department of Labor announced. The mone…

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LWC Lake Charles Business and Career Solutions Center Moving

May 7, 2012

LAKE CHARLES – The Louisiana Workforce Commission’s Lake Charles Business and Career Solutions Center has closed its office at 4250 Fifth Avenue in preparation for a move to a new location later this …

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Job Opportunities Await New Orleans Area Veterans

May 4, 2012

A one-of-a-kind hiring fair for veterans, transitioning active duty military, National Guard and reserve members and their spouses will take place Friday, May 11, from 9 a.m. to noon at the Pontchartr…

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Unemployment Insurance Claims Report May 4, 2012

May 4, 2012

BATON ROUGE - Initial claims for unemployment insurance for the week ending April 28, 2012, increased to 3,303 from the previous week’s total of 3,076. Initial claims were below the comparable week en…

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