Retail gasoline is more than $2 per gallon for the first time since November.
Gas prices rose 2.3 cents a gallon overnight to a new national average of just over $2 a gallon.
According to AAA pump prices are nearly 11 cents higher than a month ago, but a $1.25 lower than the same period last year.
In Grand Junction the average price for a gallon of regular is just below the national average at $1.99 a gallon.
Analysts have struggled to explain the recent surge in energy prices, especially with a continuing string of bad economic news.
KKCO firmly believes in freedom of speech for all and we are happy to provide this forum for the community to share opinions and facts. We ask that commenters keep it clean, keep it truthful, stay on topic and be responsible. Comments left here do not necessarily represent the viewpoint of KKCO 11News.powered by Disqus