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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 June 12, 2013

June 13, 2013

Maine paper mill to lay off 120 workers for 1 week

NewPage paper company is giving 120 maintenance workers at its western Maine mill one-week furloughs in a move to save money.