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MCPD arrest report 5/5 – 5/7

The following subjects were arrested by the Mt. Carmel Police Department.  All subjects are innocent until proven guilty in a court of law. 05/05/2017-Mt. Carmel Police arrested 33 year old Gavin M. Roberts of Mt. Carmel after police were called to 400 block of Elm... Read More.

Unemployment rate unchanged at 5.7% in January

Illinois’s unemployment rate held at 5.7 percent in January and nonfarm payrolls increased by +1,700 jobs over-the-month, based on preliminary data released by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) and distributed today by the Illinois Department of Employment Security (IDES). December job growth... Read More.

IDES Unemployment rate increases to 5.7% in December

The Illinois Department of Employment Security (IDES) announced today that the unemployment rate in December inched up +0.1 percentage points to 5.7 percent and nonfarm payrolls decreased by -16,700 jobs over the month, based on preliminary data released by the U.S. Bureau of Labor... Read More.