MN Has Most Expensive Gas In The NationMinnesota's No. 1 in the nation, in a category few are rejoicing over. The Twin Cities' average price for gas is the most expensive in the nation at $4.32 per gallon, according to GasBuddy.com. Chicago is second ($4.28), Honolulu is third ($4.25) and Santa Barbara is fourth ($4.17).
Klobuchar Seeks Energy Dept. Help Over High Gas PricesAs gas prices in Minnesota reached record high prices of about $4 per gallon, Sen. Amy Klobuchar called on the Department of Energy to take action. The gas price spike came after the closure of oil refineries in the Midwest for maintenance.
Klobuchar Wants Stiffer Penalties On Copper, Metal ThievesWe've seen a big increase in thieves stealing copper and other metals over the past few years. They may get a few hundred dollars by selling it for scrap, but they often cause thousands of dollars in damage.