ROCKFORD (WREX)- Gas prices in the forest city increased almost 7 cents in the last week, averaging to $2.70 per gallon, according to GasBuddy.
The current average price is almost 25 cents more than a month ago. Analysts say this is the second straight increase in gas prices nationwide, they predict that will continue in the foreseeable future.
The cheapest station in Rockford is at $2.51 and the most expensive is at $2.87.
The national average price of gas increased almost 5 cents in the last week, averaging $2.74 per gallon.