Joseph S. Pete, NWI Times July 5, 2019 Northwest Indiana’s unemployment rate fell to 3.8% in May, hitting its lowest point since May 2017 after dropping by half a percent, but the latest unemployment figures weren’t all good news about the local economy. “The latest data for Northwest Indiana was a mixed bag for the…

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Joseph S. Pete, NWI Times July 2, 2019 BURNS HARBOR — U.S. Secretary of Labor Alexander Acosta toured ArcelorMittal Burns Harbor Tuesday, saying he hoped to preserve steelworker jobs. Acosta touted the proposed United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement as potentially benefiting domestic steel mills and a nationwide job skills training initiative. ArcelorMittal USA President and CEO John…

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Doug Ross, June 30, 2019 Jobs for America’s Graduates provides high school students with skills to transform hopes and dreams into reality. Jobs for America’s Graduates (JAG) is a state-based, national nonprofit dedicated to helping high school students of promise who have experienced challenging or traumatic life experiences achieve success through graduation. JAG is a…

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