Minnesota’s unemployment rate fell another one-tenth of one percentage point to 3.5 percent in December on a seasonally adjusted basis.
The labor force participation rate ticked up again to 70.4 percent with the addition of 23,000 entering the labor force.
The national unemployment rate remained steady at 5.0 percent in December.
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