Local gas prices stay below northeast Ohio average

WARREN — The average gas prices in the Warren-Youngstown and Niles areas continued to stay below the northeast Ohio average, according to AAA East Central’s Gas Price Report.

Warren-Youngstown came in at an average per gallon of $2.68 and Niles, $2.67, compared to the regional average of $2.72, which is up 5 cents from last week. The price this time last year was $2.65 per gallon.

On the national front, the average price is $2.89 per gallon, which is up 1 cent from last week.