Utah’s unemployment rate drops below 2% for the first time as work becomes a ‘precious commodity’

The Department of Manpower Services is photographed in Taylorsville on April 15, 2021. The unemployment rate in Utah reached a record low of 1.9% in April, according to a report released Friday. (Kristen Murphy, Desert News) Estimated reading time: 3-4 minutes SALT LAKE CITY — Utah labor officials reported Friday that the state’s seasonally adjusted … Read more