(Chicago, IL) Gas prices continue to drop, though the rate of those drops have seemingly slowed. AAA says the average gallon of gas in Illinois is currently $4.15, down 6-cents from last week, but still 33-cents higher than the national average. Illinois maintains the 9th highest average price in the Country…and the highest of any state east of the Rocky Mountains. Lake County saw a 9-cent drop over last week’s prices to $4.13. In Wisconsin, the average gallon of gas dropped just 1-cent to $3.63 a gallon…19-cents below the national average. Kenosha County saw an 8-cent jump over last week’s prices and currently stands at $3.82.
Tim Vander Tuuk, WLIP News (9-2-22)