Gas Prices Are Up, Gas Prices Are Down. Make Up Your Mind
Gas prices in New England for the past week have gone up, or down, depending on where you live.
Prices at the pump went up a little in one New England state and down a bit in two other states.
According to the latest survey from GasBuddy.com, gas prices in Maine have risen 3.5 cents in the past week to an average$2.45. That's based on a survey of 1200 stations. Most stations in Presque Isle were showing $2.63 a gallon for regular unleaded.
Prices at the pumps in New Hampshire dropped 1.5 cents a gallon to $2.46 and Vermont's gas prices showed and average of $2.49 a gallon. That's a 1.7 cents drop from the previous week.
The national average rose less than a penny from last week to an average $2.45 a gallon. That's 8.9 cents cheaper than last month, but 25 cents a gallon more than it was a year ago.