Unemployment Numbers 

Next week, new Maine unemployment numbers will come out.When it comes to joblessness, Somerset county has been one of the hardest hit areas in the state.A job fair was held today at the Skowhegan Career Center where a handful of employers were available to chat with job seekers.Maine’s current unemployment rate is 8.2% percent.However, the state labor commissioner says there are three thousand jobs listed on Maine’s career center job bank.