Gas prices around Missouri

After dropping a few weeks ago and then holding steady, gas prices are on the rise again in Missouri. According to AAA, the average price of regular-unleaded in Missouri is $3.75 a gallon, which is ten cents higher than it was last week. Gas in the Show-Me State is still well below the national average of $4.11 a gallon. The most expensive gas in Missouri is in Pemiscot County, in the Bootheel, at $3.92 a gallon. The cheapest gas in the state can be found in both Newton and Vernon counties at three-59 a gallon.