08/24/2018- Unemployment dips in Marinette County. According to Wisconsin’s Department of Workforce Development, joblessness fell from 4.4% in June to 4.3% last month. Marinette County unemployment in July of 2017 came in at 4.5%. Statewide, unemployment was below 3% for the sixth straight month. Wisconsin’s July rate was at 2.9%. That’s the same as it was in June and lower than the 3.3% unemployment recorded one year ago.