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Social Services continues feeling unemployment strain

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Two years of back to back job losses in the nation are being felt locally with ever increasing requests for public assistance.

Monthly income maintenance caseloads jumped from 2,245 in May to 2,296 in June.


Summer is usually the time Hubbard County Social Services gets a reprieve in requests for assistance, director Daryl Bessler told the Hubbard County board Wednesday.

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Sarah Smith
Sarah Smith is the outdoors editor. She covers courts, business and breaking news in addition to outdoors events.
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