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AAA: Average price of gasoline in Washington $4

BELLEVUE, Wash. (AP) -- The AAA auto club reports the average price of a gallon of gasoline in Washington is $4, heading into the Memorial Day weekend.

That's up 2 cents in a week and 34 cents in a month. It's 35 cents higher than the national average and 24 cents higher than the price of gasoline in Washington a year ago.

Some metro prices from the AAA's survey Friday:

Bellingham $4.14, Bremerton $4.02, Seattle-Bellevue-Everett $4.04, Tacoma $4.01, Olympia $4.04, Vancouver $3.99, Yakima $3.92, Tri-Cities $3.89 and Spokane $3.80.