Gas Prices Continue to Drop 

Gas prices in Maine continue to fall, yet remain significantly higher than the national average. Price-tracking website reports Monday that the average retail price of a gallon of gas has dropped nearly three cents in Maine in the past week, to an average of $3.60. During the same period, national prices dropped more than three cents to an average of $3.46 per gallon. Current prices in Maine are a now almost 30 cents per gallon lower than a month ago, but still a dime per gallon higher than a year ago.