Sunday, July 27 2014 5:57 PM EDT2014-07-27 21:57:03 GMT
A dive team is searching for the body of a 34-year-old man from the Toledo area, believed to have drowned in a Jet Ski accident on Saturday. It happened around 8:30 p.m. Saturday in a private pond inMore >>
The body of 34-year-old Jason Mitchell, from Perrysburg, was located by divers around 1pm on Sunday in about seven feet of water.More >>
Unemployment rose both in Lucas County and the City of
Toledo in the month of May. In Lucas County, unemployment jumped to 8 percent,
up from 7.8 percent in April.
The city of Toledo saw a slightly larger increase, climbing from
8.4 percent in April to 8.7 percent in May.
The Ohio Department of Job and Family Services estimates
there are 194,700 employed Lucas County residents, with 16,900 still looking
for work. In Toledo, the department says 120,900 people are working and 11,500
Unemployment rates for both the city and the county hover
above the statewide and national averages. The state of Ohio saw 6.9 percent
unemployment in May, below the national average of 7.6 percent.