State unemployment numbers are out, and, they’re encouraging here at home.
In Oneida county, September’s unemployment rate was 5.8%; in August, it was 9.4%.
In April, the first full month of COVID, it was 15%.
September’s unemployment was 5.2% in Herkimer county, compared with 9% in August and just shy of 15%, in April.
By Joleen Ferris / WKTV NewsChannel 2