The most recent labor statistics available for counties in Wisconsin said unemployment rates in December were 3.8 percent in Trempealeau County, 4.4 percent in Buffalo County and 4.7 percent in Pepin County.
Jobless rates measured by the Wisconsin Dept. of Workforce Development showed increases December unemployment in all 3 counties.
Unemployment was up 1.5 percent in Pepin County, 0.8 percent in Trempealeau County and 0.6 percent in Buffalo County.
Among labor market regions, unemployment was 3.7 percent in the Eau Claire area and 3.4 percent in and around La Crosse.