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Unemployment Rate in Washington Ticks Up to 5.5 Percent
OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) — Washington gained 7,200 jobs overall last month, but the state's unemployment rate rose slightly to 5.5 percent.
The newest report from the state's Employment Security Department released on Thursday says the private sector is estimated to have grown by 5,600 job…
Perry Techincal Institute is Expanding Medical Program
Perry Technical Institute is expanding its Medical Technology Department by adding the Medical Assistant Program.
The new program, scheduled to begin in January 2013, will prepare students for careers as medical assistants in doctor’s offices, clinics and other health-care facilitie…
T-Mobile to Pay Fired Whistleblower $345,000
SEATTLE (AP) — The U.S. Department of Labor has ordered cell phone company T-Mobile USA to pay a fired whistle blower more than $345,000.
The department announced Thursday the order resulted from an investigation into alleged violations of federal whistle blower protection laws...