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The number of out-of-state job seekers posting resumes to the North Dakota Job Service database has dropped by about two-thirds from its peak in January 2012, but this in no way indicates that growth in North Dakota is slowing.

While North Dakota still has the nation’s lowest unemployment rate — 2.7 percent as of October — things are improving elsewhere, meaning its feasible for people to find similar jobs near their homes rather than moving to North Dakota.

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Katherine Grandstrand
I graduated from Bemidji State University in 2007 with a bachelor's degree in mass communcations, from Columbia College Chicago in 2009 with a master's degree in journalism.  
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