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Maine gasoline prices rise

Bridget Brown | BDN
Bridget Brown | BDN
Amanda Oxley of Bangor fills up at Swett's Tire & Auto in Bangor on Tuesday, March 9, 2010. At that time, Oxley paid $2.72 a gallon for regular unleaded. A price watching website on Monday put the statewide average at $3.19 a gallon.
The Associated Press

PORTLAND, Maine — A price-watching website says average retail gasoline prices in Maine have risen 0.4 cent per gallon in the past week to an average of $3.19 per gallon. says Sunday’s price compares with the national average, which has increased 2.9 cents per gallon in the last week to $3.11.

Including the change in prices in Maine during the past week, prices Sunday were 45.4 cents per gallon higher than they were the same day a year ago, and 3.9 cents per gallon higher than a month ago.

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