Wenatchee MSA

Regional state economist Don Meseck said the Wenatchee MSA's is "getting back to the pre-COVID days."

WENATCHEE — The labor force in Chelan and Douglas counties increased by over 1,000 people from 65,208 in February to 66,289 in March. The labor force has also increased when compared to March 2020.

“We’re back to the pre-COVID days with people returning to the labor force,” said Don Meseck, a state regional labor economist. “So that’s a good sign.”

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