Editorial: Give thanks for bounty | Republican Eagle

Weather Forecast

Close
Advertisement

Editorial: Give thanks for bounty

Email News Alerts

We have much for which to give thanks this Thanksgiving weekend.

As the East Coast recovers from Hurricane Sandy, the Midwest enjoys crisp autumn days at their best.

Advertisement

The nation's unemployment rate was 7.9 percent in October while it was 5.8 percent in Minnesota and 6.9 percent in Wisconsin, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Put another way, the Red Wing area can give thanks that more than 94 percent of those eligible for employment actually have jobs.

Get the full story
Subscribe or Log In

Advertisement
Advertisement