unemployment

FRANKFORT, Ky. - Kentucky’s jobless numbers continue on a slow but steady decline.

FRANKFORT, Ky. - Kentucky’s labor market numbers are returning to prerecession levels. Office of Employment and Training economist Manoj Shanker says Kentucky is now adding about 58-hundred jobs each month. Shanker says one reason employers are hiring right now is because wages are low.

LEXINGTON, Ky. - High up in the Lexington Financial Center, 18-year-old Steven Berry spends his afternoon pushing around a mail cart.  He works for document management company used by the law firm Wyatt, Tarrant, & Combs.