Stories tagged with: Gas Prices

December 17, 2012 - 5:17pm
3 years 35 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
3 years 44 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
3 years 49 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
3 years 50 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
3 years 51 weeks ago

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

According to, 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,


August 6, 2012 - 6:17am
4 years 2 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
4 years 3 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...

July 30, 2012 - 4:27pm
4 years 3 weeks ago

Experts are saying gas prices will start to climb again after falling since April, Monday afternoon gas jumped to $3.59 a gallon in Zanesville.

According to the Lundberg s\Survey, the national average of self-serve was $3.51 on July 27th, up from $3.41 on July 13th. We got reaction from consumers of the potential hike in gas prices.

 "Well, I certainly hope they don't, it'll be a further drag on the economy and just a tough time for everyone to deal with," said...

July 23, 2012 - 11:06am
4 years 4 weeks ago

Ohio drivers can expect to pay a little bit more at the pump this week. The average price for a gallon of regular gas is $3.45 in Monday’s survey from Auto Club AAA. That’s up 9 cents from a week ago. A year ago the average was $3.70. Nationally, the average price for regular gas is about $3.47, another seven cents higher than last week. Analysts say the higher prices are mostly due to rising crude oil prices, spurred upward by better-than-expected global economic concerns and...

June 25, 2012 - 7:07am
4 years 8 weeks ago

Average gas prices in Ohio has dropped more than 20 cents over the past week, though drivers still are paying more than they were this time last year.  A gallon of regular gas averaged $3.43 in Monday’s survey from Auto Club AAA, the average a week ago was 22 cents higher at $3.65.  A year ago, the cost was about $3.88.  In Zanesville gas is selling for as low as $3.20 a gallon on the West Pike near McDonald’s.  Oil prices remain near eight month lows. ...

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