South Dakota unemployment claims drop for the week ending August 15th.
The state Department of Labor and Regulation says 741 initial weekly claims for unemployment were filed last week. That’s a decrease of 232 claims from the prior week.
The latest number of continued state claims also went down, falling to 14,715 for the week ending August. 1st, a decrease of 749 from the prior week’s total.
August 20, 2020