The Missouri side of the Kansas City area, which has 55 percent of the area’s workforce, added 9,400 jobs in the last 12 months. The Kansas side, with 45 percent of the area’s workforce, gained 4,300 jobs in the period.
The Missouri side of the Kansas City area, which has 55 percent of the area’s workforce, added 9,400 jobs in the last 12 months. The Kansas side, with 45 percent of the area’s workforce, gained 4,300 jobs in the period. File photo The Kansas City Star
The Missouri side of the Kansas City area, which has 55 percent of the area’s workforce, added 9,400 jobs in the last 12 months. The Kansas side, with 45 percent of the area’s workforce, gained 4,300 jobs in the period. File photo The Kansas City Star

Kansas City area jobs grew in July, but so did joblessness

August 27, 2014 10:22 AM

UPDATED August 27, 2014 03:10 PM

More Videos

  • Don't hand fake pee to this guy

    Lab technician Jonathan Colvin is always on the watch for synthetic urine while overseeing drug testing at ARCpoint Labs in Overland Park.