Oil Prices Up This Week 

After last weeks price drop, heating oil prices have gone up 3 cents over the past week in Maine.In a weekly survey, the state Office of Emergency Independence and Security reported heating oil prices at $2.38 per gallon, compared to $2.35 last week. Additionally, kerosene prices are up one cent, and now is $2.77 per gallon. Southwestern Maine has the cheapest prices at the moment, with oil costing $2.07 a gallon and the highest price of $2.65 a gallon in eastern Maine.