Gas prices in McPherson County are starting to follow the state trend and ticking downward.
According to the website www.kansasgasprices.com, a gallon of regular unleaded at two Cenex stations in McPherson, as well as at Dillons and Casey's General Store, is at $2.39. Love's just off the interstate is at $2.45.
Areawide, the cheapest gallon of gas is in Canton and Inman, where gas is at $2.34. Hesston is reporting in at $2.35, as is Lindsborg.