Unemployment dips below 2%

Nov. 22—ELKHART — The unemployment rate in Elkhart County fell to 1.8% in October, the Indiana Department of Workforce Development reported Monday.

That's down from 4.3% one year ago, the state said, and down from 2.0% in September. All but 2,070 workers, out of the county's estimated workforce of 116,462, were employed.