State adds 5,300 jobs in October

State officials announced Connecticut added 5,300 jobs in October.The gains ended a three-month streak of job losses in the state.Gov. Jodi Rell said five of

HARTFORD - State officials announced Connecticut added 5,300 jobs in October.

The gains ended a three-month streak of job losses in the state.

Gov. Jodi Rell said five of the state's 10 major industry sectors showed strong growth last month.

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