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Ohio gas prices jump back up

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COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - Ohio motorists are finding gas prices a little higher as they get ready to travel for Thanksgiving this week.

The state average was $3.25 for a gallon of regular gas in Monday's survey from auto club AAA, the Oil Price Information Service and WEX Inc.

That's up 7 cents from last week, and it's 17 cents higher than two weeks ago, when prices started to rise following a brief flirtation with $3.00-a-gallon levels.

The Ohio price was a few cents less than the national average of $3.28, which was up 7 cents from a week ago.

The state average is a penny higher than a month ago - but 28 cents lower than this time last year.

 

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AAA Daily Fuel Gauge Report: http://fuelgaugereport.aaa.com

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