Unemployment Drops in County, Climbs Statewide
11/30/2018- Unemployment is holding steady in Menominee County. According to the Michigan Department of Technology, Management, and Budget, joblessness in the county last month remained at 3.4%, the same as it was in September. Menominee County’s unemployment rate in October of 2017 was a full percentage point higher at 4.4%. Statewide unemployment figures climbed slightly last month. The October rate came in at 3.8% as compared to the 3.5% seen in September. Michigan joblessness stood at 4.2% one year ago.