Gas prices are down across the country–lower than a dollar at some places in Minnesota (Lakeville, Red Wing). Triple-A Minnesota spokeswoman Meredith Terpstra says the decrease is due to a couple of factors, including COVID-19…

“Having everyone stay at home and another part is just the crude oil price war between Saudi Arabia and Russia.”

Today’s national gas price average is $1.94. Here in Minnesota, the average is $1.77 with motorists able to find gas for less than $2 a gallon at 98 percent of gas stations.