AR gas prices up $.07 in past week - KAIT Jonesboro, AR - Region 8 News, weather, sports

AR gas prices up $.07 in past week

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JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) -

We're now paying more at the pump according to the latest numbers from GasBuddy.com.

The gas price monitoring site reports that in Arkansas gasoline prices rose 7 cents per gallon in the past week averaging $2.25 as of Sunday.

Around the nation the price of gas averages $2.45 per gallon, an increase of 6.6 cents according to the same site.

A year ago at this same time gas prices in Arkansas were 121.7 cents per gallon lower, but are 4.3 cents higher than a month ago, GasBuddy states.

GasBuddy surveys 1,826 gas outlets in Arkansas.

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