10/24/2019- Unemployment figures fell last month in Marinette County. The local unemployment rate for September came in at 4.1%, as compared to the 4.8% joblessness seen in the County last month. September’s numbers are a full percentage point above the 3.1% unemployment rate recorded in September of 2018. Statewide unemployment dipped back below three percent again last month to 2.9%. That’s down from August’s 3.3%, but up from the 2.4% unemployment rate in Wisconsin one year ago.