5/20/14 – 9:05 A.M.
April saw a lot more people in our area collect a paycheck. Unemployment numbers released by the Department of Job and Family Services show every county in our region under 6% joblessness. Hancock County had the lowest rate at 4 percent, down from 4.7 in March.
Putnam, Seneca, Wood, and Wyandot Counties all dropped below 5 percent unemployment. The most dramatic change was in Henry County, where unemployment dropped from 7.2 percent in March to 5.8 in April.by Read More →