Ames has Iowa's most expensive gas

Ames had the most expensive gasoline in Iowa last week.  Triple A says the local cost for a gallon of regular unleaded was $2.78, $.11 above the statewide average of $2.67, which is itself $.07 higher than a week ago.  The national average is $2.80.  For another week, Iowa's cheapest gas is in Council Bluffs at $2.56 a gallon--$.09 below the state average.