Unemployment Up in December 2013

By: WIFR Newsroom
By: WIFR Newsroom

ROCKFORD (WIFR) – The unemployment rate in the Rockford area is up over half a percent compared to a year ago.

New numbers out Thursday show Rockford’s rate climbed to 11.6% in December. In December 2012 that number was down to 11%. That comes to a loss of about 300 jobs.

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