(UNDATED) – Gas prices around the area have jumped up to start off the Labor Day holiday weekend.
A survey of the stations in Sturgis shows the average price for regular unleaded is at $3.61 a gallon. That's up from $3.33 a gallon Thursday afternoon.
According to the Michigan Gas Prices website, the average price is also up in Three Rivers where it's at $3.65 a gallon and in Coldwater it's jumped up to $3.67 a gallon.
Statewide the average price is $3.61 for regular unleaded while the national average is $3.42 a gallon. Experts say the prices jumped up because of the Labor Day holiday and should come back down in a couple of days.