Local Unemployment Figures Released
Unemployment fell in Marinette County last month, according to the state’s Department of Workforce Development. The local April jobless rate came in at 3.9%, as compared to 4.6% in March. Unemployment in the county in April of last year stood at four-point-four percent. The statewide unemployment rate hit an all-time low in April at 2.8%. That’s down from two-point-nine percent in March and 3.3.% one year ago.