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Gas prices rise, still cheaper than last year

Published: Tuesday, June 10, 2014 12:00 a.m. CDT • Updated: Tuesday, June 10, 2014 12:09 a.m. CDT

Gas prices have risen steadily in recent months, but they still haven't reached the same point they did last year at this time. According to, the average price of gas on in Illinois on Monday was about eight percent lower than it was a year ago.

The average price of regular gas made a steep jump after Memorial Day. On May 28, the average price was under $3.84 a gallon. Two days later, the price had gone up to about $3.92 a gallon.

Below is an updated list of the 10 lowest gas prices in the area, according to

Lowest Gas Prices in Algonquin, Cary, Crystal Lake, Fox River Grove, Harvard, Huntley, Johnsburg, Lake in the Hills, McHenry, Richmond, West Dundee, Woodstock
Illinois Gas Prices provided by

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