Unemployment nudges down in Memphis, Shelby

By , Daily Memphian Updated: October 23, 2020 2:55 PM CT | Published: October 23, 2020 2:55 PM CT

The Shelby County unemployment rate is back in single digits for the first time since COVID-19 hit in March, according to the state’s September jobs report.


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Wayne Risher

Wayne Risher

Business news reporter, 43-year veteran of print journalism, 35-year resident of Memphis, University of Georgia alumnus and proud father and spouse of University of Memphis graduates.


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