ST. LOUIS, Mo. (KMOX) – Gas prices have risen sharply in the St. Louis area over the past week.
The price-tracking website Gasbuddy.com shows the average price for regular unleaded at pumps around the city rising 7.3 cents a gallon since last Monday.
That puts St. Louis on par with the rest of the county. Both the local and national average for regular unleaded now sits at $3.97.
That’s an increase of $1.03 over this time last year.
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