This February marks the 100th anniversary of an Ohio State tradition. Since 1915, the chimes have been part of University life, housed in one of the oldest and most unique buildings on campus. WOSU’s Tom Rieland has this profile on the Chimes of Orton Hall…
Franklin County Jobless Rate Climbs
Franklin County’s jobless rate climbed nearly a point last month but still remains below the statewide average. Franklin County’s jobless rate for June stood at 9%, up from 8.2% in May.
Despite the increase, Franklin County has one of the lowest jobless rates in the state. Geauga County, near Cleveland, had the state’s lowest unemployment rate at 7.9%.
Williams County, in far Northwest Ohio, had the highest; 17.6% of its workforce is unemployed. Ohio’s overall unemployment rate stands at 11.2%.
Other Central Ohio Unemployment Rates