October 10, 2008

Gas Average Falls 18 Cents

The local average price of a gallon of gasoline dropped 18 cents this week, equaling the sharpest decline in at least three years.

In The Patriot Ledger's weekly survey, the average price on Wednesday was $3.25, down from a record $4.08 in early July. Two stations in Whitman and one in Pembroke were charging less than $3 on Wednesday.

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