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…
Unemployment Falls As Ohio Added 16,700 Jobs In January
Ohio officials say the state’s unemployment rate dropped slightly in January to 6.9 percent.
The Ohio Department of Job and Family Services said Friday that the unemployment rate in December was 7.1 percent, which was down from 7.4 percent in November.
The state’s rate has been running slightly higher than the national rate, which was 6.6 percent in January and rose slightly to 6.7 percent in February.
The number of unemployed Ohio workers was 416,000 in December, or 11,000 fewer than in the previous month.