Gas prices up

More pain at the gas pump, as we get closer to the 3-dollar a gallon mark for gas. Nevadagasprices.com puts the statewide average price for gas today at $2.94 a gallon, which is up 14 cents a gallon in the last week, and it’s up 13 cents a gallon in the last month. By comparison, the national average is at $2.54 a gallon, which is up nine 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 $3.77 a gallon, and the national average was $3.70 a gallon.