How to Reopen an Existing Minnesota Unemployment Claim

It may become necessary for you to reopen an existing Minnesota unemployment claim if you suspend or cancel your unemployment because you found a job, and then later became unemployed again.

Generally, you can reopen an existing unemployment claim by simply filing a weekly certifcation online or by phone -- just like you did every week when you receiving unemployment previously.

In some cases, it may be necessary to speak to an unemployment counselor or start the process all over again in order to reopen an existing unemployment claim in Minnesota. If this is the case, contact your unemployment counselor to get exact instructions on how to proceed.

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# Tiffany 2012-05-07 14:03
I lost my job back in September and I had applied for unemployment immediately after. I filled out and sent in the detail report by mail because the reason for my being fired wasn't specified on the site itself. I'm assuming it was never received and now I'm looking to re-apply,I could greatly use the benefits. However,my account will not let me,I'm assuming it's because my detail report was never received. I'm not sure what to do now,if there's a way I can start from scratch or if it's too late for me to apply. Any help would be greatly appreciated,I'm so confused!
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