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Top Stories: Texas Unemployment Rate Dips Again; Discussing The North Texas Year In Art

Dec 22, 2017

The top local stories this evening from KERA News:

A new report out today says the state of Texas is at the lowest monthly unemployment rate in four decades. Texas Workforce Commission data shows the unemployment rate has improved for the seventh month in a row with November unemployment slipping to a record 3.8 percent.

Other top stories this evening:  

  • Turn on the radio, walk through a department store, watch just one online ad, and you’re at risk of getting a holiday song stuck in your head, but what are the tunes KERA staffers can't shake loose? Courtney Collins brings us a montage of holiday-season ear-worms— love ‘em or hate ‘em.

You can listen to North Texas stories weekdays 8:22 a.m. and 6:20 p.m. on KERA 90.1 FM.