Local jobless rate edges lower as labor force shrinks

The Colorado Springs area's 9.1 percent unemployment rate in November was down from 9.2 percent in October but up from 9 percent a year earlier.  Photo by THE GAZETTE
The Colorado Springs area's 9.1 percent unemployment rate in November was down from 9.2 percent in October but up from 9 percent a year earlier. Photo by THE GAZETTE
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