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Worst may be over for local economy but questions remain

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Updated monthly statistics on the economy of Wadena County were released Dec. 20.

Recently released Wadena County statistics are showing some recent improvement and the worst seems to be over, said Paul Sailer of Wadena County Social Services.


The Wadena County unemployment rate for November peaked in 2009 at 9.6 percent, went down to 8.3 percent in 2010 and was down further to 7.4 percent in 2011.

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