The Illinois Department of Employment Security says the jobless rate has been reduced in Knox County.
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CHICAGO (AP) — Unemployment fell in all 12 Illinois metro areas in July. It was the fourth straight month of falling jobless rates across the state’s metro areas.
ROCKFORD, Ill. (AP) — Officials say a jet-repair and maintenance center will open in early 2016 at the Chicago Rockford International Airport, employing about 500 people.
DIXON, Ill. (AP) — A manufacturing company plans to expand its plant in the northern Illinois town of Dixon, adding 40 new jobs over the next three years.
CHICAGO (AP) — Gov. Pat Quinn says Illinois’ drop in unemployment is a sign that his policies addressing the state’s business climate are working.
CHICAGO (AP) — San Francisco-based Yelp Inc. plans to open a new office at Chicago’s Merchandise Mart next year.
NORTH CHICAGO, Ill. (AP) — The makers of Jelly Belly candy say they’re reducing their workforce at the company’s North Chicago factory and will no longer make their famous jelly beans there.
A cannabis cultivation company interested in locating its services in Galesburg is now at least partly in compliance with the state of Illinois.