Job numbers show improvement
Updated: Thursday, March 28 2013, 08:59 AM EDT
LANSING, Mich. (NEWSCHANNEL 3) - According to Michigan officials, the number of people working in February rose while the number of people without jobs stayed about the same.
The state says the seasonally adjusted unemployment rate dropped 0.1-percent to 8.8 percent in the latest month.
Nationally the unemployment rate was down to 7.7 percent in February.
The state says the number of people in Michigan that are unemployed and are looking for work fell to about 411,000 people last month.