(Chicago, IL)

Gas prices have shot up in Wisconsin over the last week. AAA says the average gallon of gas in the state runs $3.56…a 15-cent jump from last week’s prices, and just a penny below the national average. Kenosha County saw the biggest jump in the area, up 20-cents to $3.71. In Illinois, prices rose 4-cents over the last week to $3.97. That number is the 8th highest average in the country, and 40-cents higher than the national average. Lake County saw an 8-cent jump to $4.12

Tim Vander Tuuk, WLIP News (5-26-23)