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Old May 26th, 2020, 03:58   #11566
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Over the weekend, in southern Minnesota and northern Iowa, I saw many stations where regular gasoline (actually E10) and ULSD were both $1.999/gallon.

Diesel prices have remained constant these last couple of weeks, while gasoline prices have risen since the switch to summer-blend gas. I think gasoline still has more movement to the upside.
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Old May 26th, 2020, 05:01   #11567
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At the local Speedway RUG is $1.99 and diesel is $2.41.
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Old May 27th, 2020, 15:31   #11568
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Ok, so a little "bit of cheating" to with the maximum Kroger fuel discount of $1/Gallon



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Old May 28th, 2020, 06:46   #11569
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Seriously it is $2.65 in Lexington and 45 min down the road i got it for $1.59... Our fleet price has avg $1.46 this past week.
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Old May 28th, 2020, 14:57   #11570
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$2.19 Diesel Shenandoah, VA.
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Old May 30th, 2020, 13:34   #11571
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Took the Jetta to north Arkansas last weekend. Stopped at a Shell station in a little town called Leslie on HWY 65 and was surprised to see the price at $1.69. It was at least $0.25 more everywhere else. Even worse, itís hanging around $2.19 in central Louisiana.
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Old May 30th, 2020, 15:40   #11572
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West Florida 2.39 but it keep fluctuating.
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Old May 31st, 2020, 12:20   #11573
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Filled up on Bainbridge Island in WA at $1.90 a few weeks back. Drive the car so little now, it is months between fill ups.
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Paid $1.59 yesterday in Lake Wylie, SC. Up 8 cents since my fill last month. Rug was $1.65.
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Old Today, 06:23   #11575
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$2.09 Exit 269 I-81 Shenandoah Caverns
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Old Today, 10:11   #11576
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Yesterday I needed to fill-up so I looked at prices: the Feather Falls Casino station a half mile from me has gone up to $2.599, the FasTrip station in Gridley about 15 miles away had gone up to the same price (a month ago it was $1.899), BUT the ARCO station in Gridley was $2.259, the lowest in the area. I left the house at 5:40 A.M., drove to Gridley in about 20 minutes, and the station only had a couple vehicles at the pumps. I was able to pull in, pre-pay inside, pump the fuel, get my change, and be on the road back to Oroville, where I went to a diner and had breakfast.
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