Gas prices held steady overnight, but the local average gas price is slightly lower than the average last week.
The national average is still up 3 cents from last week.
AAA Mid-Atlantic provided the following data for today’s average gas prices:
• Wilkes-Barre area gas average at $2.44 today, unchanged overnight and down a penny in the last week.
• Pennsylvania gas average at $2.48 today, unchanged overnight and unchanged in the last week.
• National gas average at $2.36 today, unchanged overnight, up 3 cents in the last week.