R.I. jobless rate continues rise in March

RHODE ISLAND's jobless rate continued to rise in March, increasing one-tenth of a percentage point over February, the R.I. Department of Labor and Training reported Friday. / BLOOMBERG FILE PHOTO/MICHAEL NAGLE
RHODE ISLAND's jobless rate continued to rise in March, increasing one-tenth of a percentage point over February, the R.I. Department of Labor and Training reported Friday. / BLOOMBERG FILE PHOTO/MICHAEL NAGLE
CRANSTON – Rhode Island’s jobless rate continued to rise in March, increasing one-tenth of a percentage point over February, the R.I. Department of Labor and Training reported Friday. The state’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate rose to 11.1 percent last month, from 11 percent in February. This marked the second consecutive monthly increase after seeing no…

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