- Negaunee Miners
- Shopping Show
According to the Michigan Department of Technology, Management & Budget, total employment levels decreased in most regions over the month, while labor force levels increased in the majority of areas.
The Ann Arbor area had the state’s lowest jobless rate last month at 5.1 percent while Northeast Lower Michigan had the highest at 12.1 percent. The rate for the period in the U.P. was 9.4 percent while Marquette County had a rate of 7.3 percent.
Michigan’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate in December was 8.9 percent.
Great Lakes Radio – Delivering reliable and accurate local news to you on air, online and on demand