Gas prices rise from last week

By Staff Reports

May 12, 2014

LIMA — Gas prices are 6.7 cents higher in Ohio this week than last week, according to

The average price of a gallon of regular unleaded gasoline is $3.697, up from $3.63 last week. It’s also up from $3.684 a month ago and $3.566 a year ago. Ohio’s average is also higher than the national average of $3.627.

The prices averaged between $3.69 and $3.72 per gallon in Allen, Putnam and Van Wert counties. It was lower, $3.65 to $3.69, in Auglaize and Hardin counties.