11/27/2019- Menominee County saw the sixteenth lowest unemployment rate in the state last month. Joblessness in the county in October was at an even 3%, down half a percentage point from the 3.5% unemployment recorded in September and also lower than the 3.4% rate from one year ago. Menominee County’s unemployment is also below the October state average. Last month’s jobless rate for Michigan came in at 3.5%, down slightly from the 3.7% seen in both September and at this same time last year.