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Mass. Gas Prices Up After Falling Several Weeks

BOSTON (AP) -- The average price for gasoline in Massachusetts is up slightly after falling for several weeks.

AAA Southern New England says its latest weekly survey finds self-serve regular selling for an average of $3.42 per gallon, a penny higher than a week ago.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030's Fausto Menard talks to AAA's Mary Maguire


The increase is the first since Sept. 12.

The current average remains 4 cents below the national average of $3.46 per gallon.

Last year at this time, self-serve regular was selling at $2.78 in Massachusetts.

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