Category: Unemployment

NP woman pleads to unemployment insurance benefit fraud PROVIDENCE – Vera Hunte, age 50, of North Providence, pleaded no contest Tuesday before Providence Superior Court Magistrate Patrick Burke to one count of obtaining money under false pretenses more than $ 1,500 for collecting more than $ 10,000 in … Read more on Valley Breeze Unemployment…

Oregon unemployment holds steady despite slower job growth Oregon’s unemployment rate held steady at 4.5 percent for the third month in a row, the state Employment Department said Tuesday. The state is faring better than the nation as a whole, which posted a 4.7 percent unemployment rate in May. But improvement in … Read more…