Argus Leader: Augustana's Part in Work Force Grows in Size, Schooling

The labor force in the four-county Sioux Falls metropolitan area grew considerably larger and more educated over a two-year period.

New statistics released by the U.S. Census Bureau indicate that from 2005 to 2007 the metro area’s labor force grew more than 12 percent, to 132,490.

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Randy Hascall
Argus Leader