Gas prices up

It’s costing you more at the gas pump lately. Gasbuddy.com puts the statewide average price for gas at $2.30 a gallon, which is up seven cents a gallon in the last week, and it’s up 14 cents a gallon in the last month. By comparison the national average is at $2.54 a gallon, which is up 9 cents a gallon in the last week, and it’s up 11 cents a gallon in the last month. A year ago the statewide average was $3.57 a gallon, when the national average was $3.70 a gallon.