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People who travel by car will find their trip through West Virginia this holiday weekend a little more expensive than it was a year ago, but less so than last month.

According to AAA, gasoline prices in major West Virginia cities are higher than a year ago but still lower than last month. The following prices were taken from the AAA website. They list average prices per market this week, last month and a year ago.

Parkersburg: $3.322; $3.664; $3.382

Clarksburg: $3.431; $3.576; $3.269

Wheeling: $3.435; $3.623; $3.319

Morgantown: $3.493; $3.614; $3.400

Beckley: 3.499; $3.572; $3.262

Huntington: $3.443; $3.805; $3.309

Charleston: $3.590; $3.756; $3.420