Stories tagged with: Gas Prices

January 28, 2013 - 11:15am
2 years 16 weeks ago

Motorists will see higher gas prices to start the work week.  The average price for a gallon of regular gas in Ohio is $3.39 in Monday’s survey from Auto Club AAA, the Oil Price Information Service and Wright Express.  That’s 9 cents higher that a week ago.  Experts say prices are continuing to rise because of solid economic recovery in China and the U.S. and other factors.  The national average is $3.35 – about 4 cents higher than a week ago and 6 cents...

January 14, 2013 - 6:47am
2 years 18 weeks ago

Ohio gas prices are higher to start the new work week.  The average price for a gallon of regular gas in Ohio is $3.24 in Monday’s survey from Auto Club AAA, The Oil Prices Information Service and Wright Express.  That’s 5 cents higher than a week ago.  Ohio’s prices are still below the national average of $3.30, which is about the same as last week.  The lowest average price in Ohio Monday is $3.16 in the Toledo Area.  Experts says China and the U....

January 11, 2013 - 6:32pm
2 years 18 weeks ago

AAA is predicting low prices at the pump in 2013.

The auto club says the drop in prices is due to lower demand and an increase in domestic oil production. While prices will be lower throughout the year, there could be a possible increase through April or early May, which is beneficial information for drivers planning that summer vacation.
 

"Knowing how the gas prices fluctuate through the year and knowing that if you are planning on taking a road trip in May you...

December 17, 2012 - 5:17pm
2 years 22 weeks ago

An early Christmas gift for all Ohio drivers is the price of gas. Throughout the month of December, the cost of gas is continuously on the decline, leaving motorists plenty to be happy about.

"I am actually loving it right now, I mean its definitely a lot easier to fill up my tank. It cost about thirty bucks to fill up my car compared to sixty,  that its been for the past couple of years," said Shawn Burleigh.

 The average cost of Gas in Ohio was $3.14 in...

October 19, 2012 - 6:10pm
2 years 30 weeks ago

Finally....the news is good for a change when it comes to gasoline prices.

Here in Zanesville gas is hovering around 3 dollars a gallon. In fact area drivers were in a long line at the Speedway on Maple Avenue where gas was $2.97 a gallon. We also heard reports of gasoline at $2.97 a gallon at Sam's Club on the north end of town. We stopped at JJ's on Linden Avenue where gas is $3.03 and talked to drivers.

"I think they're alright right now but they've been a little out of...

September 10, 2012 - 4:40pm
2 years 36 weeks ago

Ohio drivers are paying about a dime less for a gallon of regular gas, but that doesn't seem to be the case here in Zanesville.

The average price for a gallon of regular gas was $3.76 in Monday's survey from Auto Club AAA.  It was about $3.86 a week ago, but fell following the long Labor Day weekend, which usually marks the end of the summer driving season.  In Zanesville gas is selling for up to $3.99 for a gallon of regular.

"It's rough," said Tony Viney...

September 4, 2012 - 10:44am
2 years 37 weeks ago

A sharp rise in gas prices last week has Ohio motorists paying more as the new work week beings. The average price for a gallon of regular gas is $3.85 in Tuesday’s survey from Auto Club AAA. That is about 11 cents more than a week ago. But here in Zanesville gas is selling for $3.75 a gallon along Maple Avenue. Ohio motorists has been continuously rises prices this summer, and hurricane Isaac’s swamping of the nation’s oil and gas hub along the gulf coast last week gave...

August 28, 2012 - 4:42pm
2 years 38 weeks ago

Hurricane Isaac is having a huge impact on more than just the gulf coast.

According to gasbuddy.com, the average price for a gallon of regular unleaded gas spiked to an average of $3.95 per gallon in Zanesville, up nearly 50 cents from Monday.

Statewide, gas is up nearly ten cents from Monday's $3.75 per gallon price, with an average price of $3.84 per gallon Tuesday.

Many motorists are expecting gas prices to stay high as a result of the storm,

"Probably,"...

August 6, 2012 - 6:17am
2 years 41 weeks ago

Ohio drivers are paying 40 cents more per gallon at the gas pump compared with one week ago. The average price for a gallon of regular gas is $3.86 in Monday’s survey from Auto Club AAA, the Oil Price Information Service and Wright Express. That’s up from about $3.46 last week. In Zanesville gas is selling for as high at $3.89 a gallon for regular. The Ohio AAA has attributed the sharp increase to multiple problems at Great Lakes Refineries that bumped up wholesale prices for the...

July 31, 2012 - 4:33pm
2 years 42 weeks ago

AAA Ohio is reporting that supply concerns resulting from a series of problems at regional refineries have caused the most recent spike in gasoline prices.

Tuesday, the average price of regular gas was $3.59 a gallon; five cents higher than the day's national average.

AAA Spokeswoman Kimberly Schwind said refineries in Illinois and Indiana as well as two pipelines to Ohio created concerns over supply which drove gas prices up over 20 cents yesterday.

"Over the weekend...

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