Unemployment Numbers Down Slightly in Midland-Odessa

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

MIDLAND/ODESSA - Another slight increase in unemployment numbers across the state, but things are looking a little bit better locally.

While the numbers are slightly down for Midland and Odessa along with the U.S. as a whole, there was slight up tick across the rest of Texas.

South Texas is suffering the most with a few places in double digits.

Lubbock still has the lowest unemployment state-wide, just under six percent.