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Vt. unemployment rate falls

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Vermont's unemployment rate continues to fall.

The state Labor Department says the seasonally-adjusted statewide unemployment rate for February was 4.4 percent-- three-tenths of a point lower than January. The national average was 7.7 percent-- down two-tenths from January.

Around the state, the Mad River Valley has the lowest unemployment at 2.6 percent. Newport was the highest at 8 percent.

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