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MPCA Offers Truckers Loans To Help Fuel Costs

With diesel fuel prices climbing to $4 per gallon, Minnesota is offering long-haul truckers low-interest loans to help them save money, stay cool this summer and reduce pollution on overnight rest stops.

03/27/2012

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Inching Closer To Record Gas Prices

There’s at least one reason for many to not be excited about the arrival of spring. Gas prices are on the rise.

03/19/2012

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Redfield Ethanol Plant To Convert To Butanol Plant

A South Dakota corn ethanol plant will soon be making the transition to producing a fuel additive with a wider variety of uses.

02/24/2012

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Coon Rapids Pumps To Be Prepay Only

After the city saw nearly 500 gas station drive-offs in 2011, Coon Rapids is making all gas pumps in the city prepay only.

02/22/2012

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Gas Prices Drop Ahead Of Thanksgiving Holiday

Lower gas prices will be a pleasant surprise to the millions of Americans hitting the road Wednesday to reach their Thanksgiving destination.

11/23/2011

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Gas Stations Involved In Weekend Fuel Mix Up Indentified

The Minnesota Department of Commerce has identified 38 gas stations and 10 secondary distributors in southern Minnesota that received gasoline over the weekend with above-regulation concentrations of ethanol.

10/14/2011

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Gas Prices Dropping In The Twin Cities

Leaves aren’t the only thing dropping this fall, you may have noticed prices at the pump falling too.

09/26/2011

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Why Are Local Gas Prices Higher Than Nat’l Average?

It’s not the kind of news motorists want to hear at the start of the Labor Day weekend: gas prices are high everywhere, but especially in the Twin Cities.

09/02/2011

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Bachmann Says She’d Consider Everglades Drilling

Republican presidential candidate Michele Bachmann said Sunday that she would consider oil and natural gas drilling in the Everglades if it can be done without harming the environment.

08/29/2011

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Good Question: ‘Reply All’ To Your Good Questions

From the rainy Minnesota weather to the government shutdown, we’re Replying All to WCCO viewers’ Good Questions.

06/24/2011

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Economist: Higher Fuel Prices Slow Midwest Economy

A survey in nine Midwestern and Plains states suggests that higher fuel prices are slowing the regional economy.

05/02/2011

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Gas Prices Push Some To Drive Less, Others Keep On Truckin’

It seems it took $4 per gallon of gas to get more people to start looking for other ways to get around.

04/21/2011

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Gas Prices Rising And It Will Get Worse — But By How Much?

Drivers likely noticed it on their way home from work Thursday night. Gas jumped to $3.49 a gallon all over the Twin Cities. Just Wednesday, a gallon of regular unleaded cost $3.29.

02/24/2011

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How High Will Gas Prices Go?

How high will local gas prices go? A veteran dealer says it’s getting harder to predict.

02/24/2011

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