Northstate unemployment numbers up for second month in a row

POSTED: 5:34 PM Aug 16 2013
Unemployment Numbers Down

Unemployment is up for the second month in a row in the Northstate.

The new numbers were released on Friday morning and there is higher unemployment across the board.

From June to July, Shasta County jumped to 10.9 percent. Butte is up to 10.8 and Tehama County is up six-tenths of a point to 12.2.

Trinity County's employment rate is now 11.8 percent. Modoc County is at 10.6 and Glenn County is up a full percentage point from 12.1 percent in June to 13.1 percent last month.