Dayton Acknowledges Haul From Gas-Tax Plan Is UnpredictableCheap gas prices could put a dent in Gov. Mark Dayton's forthcoming proposal to tack a new sales tax on fuel purchases.
Gas Prices Continue To DeclineIf you're heading out of town for the holiday weekend, now might be a good time to fill up on gas. The average cost of a gallon of gas in Minnesota is $3.33. That's down from $3.49 one year ago.
Metro Transit Bus Barrels Out Of Control In DT Mpls., Driver DiesA Metro Transit bus went out of control Friday morning, driving up on the sidewalk of a downtown Minneapolis block and causing major damage. The accident happened at about 10:10 a.m. between 10th Street and 11th Street on the Nicollet Mall.
Gas Prices On The Upswing In Twin CitiesIf you're getting ready to gas up for a trip up north this weekend, be prepared to pay a little more at the pump. Gas prices have risen on average by about 15 cents per gallon in the Twin Cities during the past week.
As 2014 Begins, Gas Prices Higher In MinnesotaIn the new year, Minnesota drivers are paying more at the pumps than a year ago. The average price statewide is $3.24 a gallon. That compares to $3.07 this time last year.
Holiday Deals Arrive Early At Minnesota Gas PumpsDisbelief? Shock? Joy? All of the above apply when it comes to filling up at the gas pump these days. AAA Minnesota reports an average price of $3 per gallon in the Twin Cities metro area.
This Is Why You Don’t Store Gasoline Inside Or Aerosols Near HeatAt a vacant house in Center City, firefighters hustle about to place mannequins and tiny cameras. What they’re setting up has all the realism of a Hollywood set.
Canadian Fuel Supplier Buying N.D. DistributorA Canadian fuel supplier and reseller plans to enter the U.S. market with a $110 million purchase of a North Dakota fuel distribution business. Parkland Fuel Corporation, which is based in Red Deer, Alberta, said it is buying all outstanding shares of SPF Energy Inc.
Good Question: Will We Ever Play Less Than $3 Per Gallon Again?According to AAA, the average cost of gas has been more than $3 per gallon for 1,000 days straight. It’s the longest streak ever for gas prices at this level. Right now, the average in Minnesota is $3.50 per gallon, slightly lower than the national average of $3.54 per gallon. Bob Darbelnet, president and CEO of AAA, says kiss the days of cheaper gas prices goodbye. “Paying less than $3 per gallon for gasoline may be automotive history for most Americans, like using 8-track tapes or going to a drive-in movie,” Darbelnet said.
Gas Prices Expected To Rise During Peak Vacation TimeDon't be surprised if your wallet is feeling a little lighter after that last fill-up. Gas prices nationwide are at their highest point of the year -- and they're only expected to climb higher.
Expert: Gas Prices Have PeakedWant to hear some good news about gas prices for a change? It looks like gas prices in the Twin Cities have peaked.
MN Gas Prices Still The Nation's Most ExpensiveAnother day, another infamous No. 1 ranking as Minnesota still has the highest gas prices in the nation, according to GasBuddy.com.
Good Question: ‘Reply All’: Where Does Minnesota's Gas Come From? Tom and Marcia Sheppleman asked: Where does Minnesota's gas come from?
Tips To Ease Pain At The PumpDrivers, and their wallets, have likely noticed the big 15 percent jump in gas prices this week. Some saw prices as high as $4.29 a gallon.
Jumps In Gas Prices A Challenge For Small Stations, TooGas is now selling for about $3.76 a gallon in the Twin Cities, and motorists aren't the only ones complaining about big jumps in prices. Independent gas stations are also feeling the squeeze.