jobless rate Unemployment Rate Drops Slightly - Now At Lowest Level Since Last Spring By Jo Ingles • Jan 19, 2018 Daniel Konik Ohio’s unemployment rate inched down in December. And it was the lowest since last spring. Ohio's Jobless Rate Rises Slightly, But State Is Still Growing Jobs By Jo Ingles • Jul 21, 2017 Dan Konik Ohio’s jobless rate for last month creeped up again, but the state maintains there’s still good news in the numbers. April's Jobless Rate Drops, But The State Also Lost Jobs Last Month By Karen Kasler • May 19, 2017 The jobless rate fell last month, but the state also lost jobs. That doesn't seem to make sense, but the state says there's positive news here.