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Gas prices surge almost 10 cents over past 2 weeks

Sacramento Bee -- The average U.S. price of a gallon of gasoline has increased by 9.5 cents over the past two weeks, the first price rise since April.

The Lundberg Survey of fuel prices on Sunday put the average price for a gallon of regular at $3.51.

Analyst Trilby Lundberg says even with the increase, the price remains 46 cents below the April 6 peak of $3.97.

Nationally, a gallon of mid-grade averages $3.66 and premium $3.78

Jackson, Miss., has the nation's lowest price at $3.18, while Long Island, N.Y., had the highest at $3.83.



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Submitted Jul 30, 2012 By: leemun
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honda0105
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Message Posted: Aug 2, 2012 4:57:14 AM

funny how this topic stayed, but "20 ways to save money this summer" was pulled by the GB gods... must have been something they wanted to write about and didn't like that someone already did?
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ok
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Thank you for posting.
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otherdave
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Message Posted: Jul 31, 2012 5:22:25 AM

10 cents my a*s! Pump price here up 50 cents in the last 2 weeks!
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tomok
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Message Posted: Jul 31, 2012 3:19:38 AM

Gas prices surge is not good – gas prices are up like like a rocket, down like a feather! Our local gas prices went up but have come back down to what It was about one month ago. I would like to see gas prices continue to drop but the gas price gods may not let that happen. The trend is always up with fuel prices. The price at the pump needs to go down to $2/gallon, $3 to $3.50/gallon is Not the new low! Ethanol is not wanted or needed!
Whatever the size or shape of the vehicle, Produce and ‘Drive’ vehicles with high MPG, are very safe, reliable, have a ‘reasonable’ cost and a good ‘value’ for the money. Consider using other forms of less expensive transportation to lower your cost.
The price of fuel at the pump is too high!
12/22/2012
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Glock26
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Message Posted: Jul 30, 2012 11:23:28 PM

Up & Down, Up & Down!!!
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Bigwaynef
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Message Posted: Jul 30, 2012 11:17:38 PM

Wow, usually it goes up faster than that...
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Zonk
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Message Posted: Jul 30, 2012 11:17:32 PM

That's not new news. Went up $0.25/gallon yesterday in parts of lower Michigan.
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Message Posted: Jul 30, 2012 11:14:40 PM

It's more than that.
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Message Posted: Jul 30, 2012 11:13:08 PM

20 here today
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Message Posted: Jul 30, 2012 11:12:53 PM

You are still lucky no price increase since April, they just gave you a bonus.
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Message Posted: Jul 30, 2012 11:11:51 PM

ok
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Message Posted: Jul 30, 2012 11:10:05 PM

...
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Message Posted: Jul 30, 2012 11:10:02 PM

If I didn't know better, I'd say we already know that!
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No thank you. I'm not interested.
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Message Posted: Jul 30, 2012 11:09:32 PM

10 cents my foot
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Message Posted: Jul 30, 2012 11:09:10 PM

Up, Up, and Away it goes.
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Message Posted: Jul 30, 2012 11:08:26 PM

Somebody needs money
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Message Posted: Jul 30, 2012 11:08:04 PM

watch out here it goes.
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Bubba44612
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Message Posted: Jul 30, 2012 11:07:59 PM

Prices went up $.40 a gal here today.
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Message Posted: Jul 30, 2012 11:07:00 PM

Prices up .37 cents today.
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Message Posted: Jul 30, 2012 11:05:58 PM

They have been dropping slowly in NJ this past week.
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Message Posted: Jul 30, 2012 11:05:32 PM

Nothing do it like 7up.
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Message Posted: Jul 30, 2012 11:04:17 PM

no kidding
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Message Posted: Jul 30, 2012 11:03:20 PM

This should not be a surprise to anyone that drives.
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Message Posted: Jul 30, 2012 11:03:00 PM

not good.
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Message Posted: Jul 30, 2012 11:00:08 PM

Prices jumped almost 30 cents here today
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Message Posted: Jul 30, 2012 10:59:36 PM

Less driving. less pay at the pump???
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Message Posted: Jul 30, 2012 10:59:02 PM

Gas prices are up by 20 cents here...
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Message Posted: Jul 30, 2012 10:57:22 PM

ok
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Message Posted: Jul 30, 2012 10:56:54 PM

yes
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Message Posted: Jul 30, 2012 10:56:22 PM

We have only seen 4 cents increase in last week, but 30 cent increase in a month :(
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Message Posted: Jul 30, 2012 10:55:09 PM

Good post by pqerassi.....
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thunderstruck
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Message Posted: Jul 30, 2012 10:52:59 PM

gee, I feel a lot better now.
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Message Posted: Jul 30, 2012 10:50:09 PM

Went up 45 cents a gallon today here in Michigan.
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Message Posted: Jul 30, 2012 10:49:41 PM

Does this surprise you?
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Message Posted: Jul 30, 2012 10:48:09 PM

Shit on the refiners and likely planned outages to boost prices.
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Message Posted: Jul 30, 2012 10:45:56 PM

ok
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Message Posted: Jul 30, 2012 10:44:38 PM

hmm
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Message Posted: Jul 30, 2012 10:40:00 PM

Oil
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Message Posted: Jul 30, 2012 10:39:26 PM

Yup.
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Message Posted: Jul 30, 2012 10:37:55 PM

ok
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Message Posted: Jul 30, 2012 10:36:13 PM

10 cents is nothing!! Today we went from 3.42 up to 3.79!
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Message Posted: Jul 30, 2012 10:35:40 PM

Don't we know that!!!!!!!!!.
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Message Posted: Jul 30, 2012 10:33:32 PM

Ten cents up or down doesn't seem like a lot compared to the current price.
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Message Posted: Jul 30, 2012 10:32:59 PM

Let's be ready!!!
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Message Posted: Jul 30, 2012 10:32:09 PM

20 cents here
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Message Posted: Jul 30, 2012 10:30:43 PM

They keep going up here also I guess because oil is going up again.
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Message Posted: Jul 30, 2012 10:28:43 PM

The Sacramento Bee seems to be out of step with the price increases.
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Message Posted: Jul 30, 2012 10:28:26 PM

lucky
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