According to AAA, drivers are finding both good news and bad news at the pump. 

The good news is that local gas prices have gone down slightly, but the bad news is that the price is still about 50 cents higher than this time last year. 

Right now the average national gas price is $2.90, with averages in Virginia at $2.66 and $2.57 in the Roanoke area. 

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