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Cumberland County Unemployment Rate

March 2014

5%

March 2013

5.8%

Source: Maine Department of Labor

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News from March 24, 2013

March 24, 2013

Charles Lawton: Tweetness should be taken with grain of salt



March 24, 2013

The great coupon debate

Coupn drop A double-digit drop in the number of coupons used in 2012 might be a fluke. Or not.

March 24, 2013

U.S. pelt farmers strike gold in Asia

Demand for higher quality U.S. furs among the newly wealthy has helped push prices to record levels.

March 24, 2013

On the Move



March 24, 2013

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