Average retail gas prices in Rockford have risen nearly 4 cents in the past week.
Our regional average now sitting at $2.39 per gallon. That compares nationally to a rate of $2.29 per gallon, according to GasBuddy.com.
Fuel analysts say while the rate of decline has slowed, they expected the overall decline of gas prices to continue nationwide.
Gas prices Sunday in Rockford were 89 cents cheaper than on the same day a year ago, and 15 cents cheaper than this time last month.