Gas prices see slight September increases

Gas prices have notched some slight increases across the state over the past week. According to AAA of Michigan, drivers are now paying on average 5-cents more per gallon for regular unleaded gasoline. The current statewide average daily gas price is $2.66 per gallon, a nickel higher than last week but three cents less than last month and 27-cents less than the same time last year. Across the region, pumps in Sanilac County are $2.64 a gallon on average, while gas is slightly less in Lapeer County at $2.62, and in both St. Clair and Macomb Counties, pumps are asking $2.68 on average for a gallon of regular gasoline.