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North Dakota unemployment rate drops below 3 percent

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BISMARCK -- North Dakota's not seasonally adjusted unemployment rate dropped to 2.7 percent in May, but even that isn't a record low for the state.


The lowest May rate in at least 25 years occurred in 2001 when it was 2.3 percent, said Michael Ziesch, manager of Job Service North Dakota's Labor Market Information Center.

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