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New York, US gas prices continue to drop

Nov 25, 2014 12:10 am
The Daily Freeman is reporting the average retail price of gasoline in New York state fell another 1.1 cents per gallon last week, settling at $3.21 on Sunday, according to the website NewYorkStateGasPrices.com. In the Catskill area, prices generally were in the range of $3.10 to $3.15 for a gallon of regular unleaded, according to GasBuddy.com. Prices in Hudson varied from $3.07 to $3.15 per gallon. The national average fell nearly 5 cents last week to $2.82 per gallon. A senior petroleum analyst for GasBuddy said U.S. prices "are likely nearing a bottom." The average gas price per gallon as of Sun., Nov. 23, was 36 cents per gallon lower than the same day a year ago, and 23 cents less than in October. Read the full story in the Daily Freeman.