Unemployment Rates Mixed
There were mixed results in July for unemployment rates in Fond du Lac County. According to state and federal labor statistics the unemployment rate for the City of Fond du Lac was up a couple tenths of a percentage to 6.7 percent last month, but the County’s rate was down slightly to 5.5 percent. Both rates are at least a full percentage lower than last July’s jobless rates for the City and County. Unemployment rates decreased or remained unchanged for 25 of the state’s biggest cities and 63 of the state’s 72 counties had lower jobless rates in July. For more click here.