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Unemployment rates significantly drop in Nebraska

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November's unemployment rates are in and the results will bring holiday cheer to Nebraska.

The Nebraska Department of Labor workers say the state's unemployment rate dropped to 3.7% in November.

The rate is the lowest its been in four years.

The rate was down from October's 3.8% and way below the 4.3% a year ago.

Labor Commissioners say the last time the monthly rate was this low was in 2008.

In comparison to the 7.7% national rate, Nebraska's November rate was less than half.

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