Gas prices falling

Staff Writer
Woodford Times

Average retail gasoline prices in Peoria have fallen 12.7 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $3.56 per gallon yesterday. This compares with the national average that has fallen 6.5 cents per gallon in the last week to $3.58 per gallon, according to gasoline price website PeoriaGasPrices.com.

Including the change in gas prices in Peoria during the past week, prices yesterday were 87.1 cents per gallon higher than the same day one year ago and are 35.8 cents per gallon lower than a month ago. The national average has decreased 21.0 cents per gallon during the last month and stands 84.0 cents per gallon higher than this day one year ago.