Gas Prices Going Up Yet Again

(Jefferson City) Get ready for the pain at the pump. OPEC, the oil cartel led by Saudi Arabia and Russia, decided to slash oil production by two-million barrels per day.

The average price of gas in Missouri has inched up over the past week by 15-cents to 3.48 per gallon.

Triple-A Missouri says the state’s average gas price is 11th lowest in the nation.

According to GasBuddy, the lowest price of gas in Missouri is in the St. Louis area, at $2.91 a gallon.

It’s $3.04 a gallon at a station in House Springs, $3.28 in Fredericktown, $3.59 in Farmington and $3.59 in Viburnum.

The highest gas prices in Missouri are in Jefferson City at 3.67 a gallon, followed by Columbia and Springfield.