(IDAHO FALLS, ID) – Gas prices around the Gem State are soaring. The average price for a gallon of regular unleaded is now $3.77, about two cents higher than it was at this time last year, and about 15 cents higher than it was a month ago. Idaho Falls and Pocatello are both about 10 cents below the state average, while some stations in central Idaho are charging as much as $4.30 per gallon. The national average is $3.61, placing Idaho among the top 10 most expensive states for fuel in the country.
Nate Eaton, EastIdahoNews.com
Michael H. O’Donnell, Idaho State Journal
Bill Schiess, EastIdahoNews.com