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Ohio Jobless Rate Rises To 25-year High

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12:00AM
March 20, 2009

Ohio’s unemployment rate has hit a 25-year high of 9.4 percent as job losses have continued in both manufacturing and services.

Columbus Libraries Offer Job Help in Bad Economy

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January
22, 2009

Job help centers are up and running at library branches across the Columbus Metropolitan Library system. They are offering one-on-one help for those trying to get ahead in the faltering economy.

Ohio’s Unemployment Fund Runs Out

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January
12, 2009

Ohio’s unemployment compensation fund has been depleted, forcing the state to begin borrowing federal funds.

Licking County Man Laid Off from Three Jobs in Four Years

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December
29, 2008

Job losses are expanding throughout blue collar and white collar sectors, and the faces of those without work are the faces of friends, family, neighbors, co-workers.

Local Democrats blame Bush Administration for Franklin County Job Loss

12:00AM
September
30, 2008

Three Democrats claim Franklin County has lost thousands of jobs in recent years as a result of Bush administration policies. State Representatives Dan Stewart and Ted Celeste and Ohio House hopeful John Carney link plant closures and layoffs to the GOP. But local Republicans accuse of the Democrats of using scare tactics.

Job Fair at Rickenbacker Draws Hundreds

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12:00AM
August 27, 2008

Hundreds of job seekers attended a job fair at Rickenbacker Airport on Wednesday.

Ohio Unemployment Reaches 16-Year High

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August
15, 2008

New unemployment figures for July show Ohio’s jobless rate is the highest in 16 years.

6000 Job Cuts Possible in Southwest Ohio

12:00AM
May
30, 2008

Southwest Ohio is bracing for massive job losses as one of its biggest employers is set to axe 6000 jobs.

Fewer Ohioans Search For Jobs in February.

12:00AM
March
27, 2007

State official says February storms could have driven people out of the labor market.

Mental health experts say job stress can lead to illness

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August
17, 2004

Job-related stress is a growing cause of disability in the workplace. Dr. Christopher Kovell, medical director at the Franklin County Alcohol Drug Addiction and Mental Health board or ADAM-H, says a small dose of job stress can help motivate workers but too much can produce illness.