Gas Prices Rise Again - But Not As Much

RENO, Nev. (AP) - AAA Nevada says Nevada gas prices are continuing an upward climb, but the rate of increase has eased a

The statewide average for a gallon of regular, self-serve unleaded rose to $4.25 in July, up 10 cents from the previous month.

But AAA notes the increase is modest compared to the 43-cent spike in June.

In Las Vegas, the average price rose 11 cents in July to $4.23.

The price in Reno increased 4 cents to $4.16.

Elko saw the largest increase in the state, where the price shot up 22 cents to $4.49.

Nationally, gas prices average $4.11, up 7 cents from a month ago.

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