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A sign advertises to job seekers that a job opening pays $16 per hour during a job fair at GALS Quad softball fields in Caldwell on June 23.

BOISE (AP) — Idaho’s unemployment rate rose one-tenth of a percent to 2.7 percent in August but remained below 3 percent for the seventh consecutive month, state officials said Friday.

The Idaho Department of Labor said that more than 930,000 Idaho workers have jobs while about 26,000 are seeking work.

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