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Gas Prices Falling Before Thanksgiving

MSNBC -- Anchor Mike Morken did some checking today and found out that the lowest place to get gas in Fargo-Moorhead is the Loaf and Jug along 18th Street South, where they're selling it for $3.15 per gallon.

AAA says the average low price for gas in the F-M area last month was $3.72 per gallon -- a difference of 67 cents from today, and according to Gene Ladoucer of AAA North Dakota, while the lower price may not affect thanksgiving day travelers, since most will not use a full tank of gas, "it will really make a difference on a household budget [over time]."



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Submitted Nov 16, 2012 By: aservant
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KrsnaDragon
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Message Posted: Nov 17, 2012 5:40:10 AM

Interesting.
leeac
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Message Posted: Nov 17, 2012 12:53:33 AM

Gas prices up in Ohio.
ToolinIt
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Message Posted: Nov 17, 2012 12:35:16 AM

Diesel fuel prices aren't falling and crude oil prices are on the rise.

I'd say that we are heading to a depression with the re-election of the Obama admin with their 'drunk sailor' spending, allowing the EPA to run amok and not controlling speculation in commodities w/i the Wall Street banks that get nearly 0% interest rate loans to play with in the oil markets. The U.S. taxpayers bailed out these Wall Street banks and now they are shafting us.
sprocketsplines
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Message Posted: Nov 17, 2012 12:33:33 AM

Regardless of where you are located, the gas always seems to be lower elsewhere. Filled up this morning at Costco, Bellingham, WA at $3.35 per gallon but at the Costco in East Wenatchee, WA it was $3.09 per gallon.
Beau2140
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Message Posted: Nov 17, 2012 12:10:41 AM

No change here.
topcat57
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Message Posted: Nov 17, 2012 12:05:15 AM

We saw $2.99 for regular at some stations in Memphis this morning. It was $3.13 at those same stations tonight.
rahcat
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Message Posted: Nov 17, 2012 12:04:01 AM

Don't believe it.
skybiker
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Message Posted: Nov 17, 2012 12:00:18 AM

Sure
Ray_10589
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Message Posted: Nov 17, 2012 12:00:07 AM

Not here
J4romeo
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Message Posted: Nov 16, 2012 11:59:17 PM

not in our area...:(
Dragnet
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Message Posted: Nov 16, 2012 11:58:41 PM

The only thing falling in the desert are my expectations and dreams of cheaper gas
jdc17327
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Message Posted: Nov 16, 2012 11:56:12 PM

okay...finally...took long enuff!
Mopar4me
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Message Posted: Nov 16, 2012 11:54:56 PM

Not here.
NAVYHM
All-Star Author Cleveland

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Message Posted: Nov 16, 2012 11:54:21 PM

THEY ARE ONLY DROPPING DOWN .02/.03 CENTS FROM RAISING UP .59 CENTS IN NORTHEAST OHIO...
gj35
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Message Posted: Nov 16, 2012 11:52:46 PM

It's just under $400 a gal at ssome stations here in Escondido, CA
mcmonsta
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Message Posted: Nov 16, 2012 11:51:08 PM

keep it dropping, we need it as badly as ever
yankeeriffraff
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Message Posted: Nov 16, 2012 11:47:45 PM

still way too high here in Phoenix
Baron62nd
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Message Posted: Nov 16, 2012 11:45:23 PM

Going up here.
DustyHorse
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Message Posted: Nov 16, 2012 11:42:10 PM

Still way too high.
30mpg80
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Message Posted: Nov 16, 2012 11:40:43 PM

Won't believe it is going down until I see 2.999
goodbuy
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Message Posted: Nov 16, 2012 11:39:59 PM

Not falling here in Michigan either. Just going up and down to the same level every two or three weeks.
jrsva
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Message Posted: Nov 16, 2012 11:37:51 PM

“Falling???? Where???? Its $3.60 here and going up.”
“My stations were 3.11 this morning, and then 3.49 this evening!”

Both comments came from Speedway Country, where sudden price hikes are common.
bonzoonfmb
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Message Posted: Nov 16, 2012 11:36:21 PM

Gas prices are way too high. They should be under $3.00 in 85% of the country.
WIWalt
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Message Posted: Nov 16, 2012 11:33:48 PM

Too far for me to go to get filled up! Then I would use it all up on way back & then some
drz614
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Message Posted: Nov 16, 2012 11:26:14 PM

someone needs a calculator 3.72-3.15=

or is this calculated by government math. like there is no inflation.... sad
fuelsaverMN
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Message Posted: Nov 16, 2012 11:25:17 PM

We will see if it goes lower by Thanksgiving.
idigau22
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Message Posted: Nov 16, 2012 11:21:12 PM

Good!
fullauto
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Message Posted: Nov 16, 2012 11:19:09 PM

grateful
OGW
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Message Posted: Nov 16, 2012 11:18:30 PM

We will see on Thanksgiving.
menagerie1013
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Message Posted: Nov 16, 2012 11:16:10 PM

Keep going lower.
streetcars
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Message Posted: Nov 16, 2012 11:15:58 PM

BULL!
s6sputnik
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Message Posted: Nov 16, 2012 11:12:51 PM

Great!!
naspa
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Message Posted: Nov 16, 2012 11:10:09 PM

They are so low everybody is mesmerized! Duh. Tell about low prices when you can see $2.99 again.
mstearno
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Message Posted: Nov 16, 2012 11:08:11 PM

wed will be 25 cents higher
walkingtall
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Message Posted: Nov 16, 2012 11:01:46 PM

They'll surely go up.
nemoFL
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Message Posted: Nov 16, 2012 10:59:55 PM

hope so
GenChick
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Message Posted: Nov 16, 2012 10:58:36 PM

Up and down, up and down...
mysub
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Message Posted: Nov 16, 2012 10:56:13 PM

Keep going. We have a long ways to go.
clermont40miles
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Message Posted: Nov 16, 2012 10:53:25 PM

Falling very slowly after another spike pancaked on top of another spike.

We were nearing the $3 mark and several stations were selling at 2.99 for a couple of days before the spikemeisters GREEDway (Speedway) spiked. First to 3.49 then pancaked higher to 3.59.

Market prices do not justify the price - it is just to maintain their high margins - high profits - beyond belief.

Monopoly power is being exercised constantly. Grrrr.
nimpy
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Message Posted: Nov 16, 2012 10:51:19 PM

they will surely go up
unloquacious
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Message Posted: Nov 16, 2012 10:48:35 PM

WHAT????
My stations were 3.11 this morning,
and then 3.49 this evening!!!!
Somebody call the State Attorney General!!!
DABEE1073
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Message Posted: Nov 16, 2012 10:40:39 PM

NOT FAST ENOUGH OR FAR ENOUGH.
tspaldi
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Message Posted: Nov 16, 2012 10:39:10 PM

I paid 3.67 today. Prices are still $1.50 or more too high!!
firefly09
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Message Posted: Nov 16, 2012 10:38:40 PM

WHERE????
pecos
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Message Posted: Nov 16, 2012 10:30:10 PM

Falling???? Where???? Its $3.60 here and going up.
hcivic
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Message Posted: Nov 16, 2012 10:28:36 PM

I'd love to get mine at 3.14......the lowest I see round here is 3.40
DrLyon
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Message Posted: Nov 16, 2012 10:27:34 PM

Keep falling.....
bra0712
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Message Posted: Nov 16, 2012 10:25:41 PM

its been nice to see but under $3 would be awesome
abcdMA
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Message Posted: Nov 16, 2012 10:25:10 PM

down a few cents and we are supposed to be excited?
Cableman66
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Message Posted: Nov 16, 2012 10:24:26 PM

Several stations here with gas at $3.14. Hope it continues to drop.
ESCORT6768
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Message Posted: Nov 16, 2012 10:18:12 PM

I filled my tank the day Obama was sworn in at $1.299 per gallon. Today I refueled at $3.399. Get the price below $2.00 per gallon and then we'll have something to be happy about.
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