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1:09 pm
Mon February 17, 2014

Gas Prices Up In RI & MA

Drivers in Rhode Island and Massachusetts will find gas prices a bit higher this week – up by two cents in Rhode Island. Gas prices in both states are higher than the national average.

Even though prices at the pump took a bigger jump in Massachusetts, on average Rhode Island drivers are still paying more. The latest survey out of AAA Southern New England finds Ocean State drivers paying $3.48 for the average gallon of regular unleaded, while Massachusetts drivers are paying $3.44.

The average gallon of regular unleaded in Rhode Island is at $3.44, that's higher than the national average of $3.36.
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In Massachusetts drivers are paying eight cents more than they did last week, with a 52 -cent range in prices. The range in gas prices in Rhode Island is around 20 cents.

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