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Chris Miller
July 16, 2019 - 8:38 am
Gasoline prices have been steadily marching upwards the last few weeks, but you can't blame it on Hurricane Barry meandering through the Gulf coast. AAA spokesman Don Redman said more typical reasons are to blame: oil prices up in recent weeks, and some tension regarding Iran. "And on top of that,...
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Jim Hanzo
May 27, 2019 - 8:46 am
Gas in Louisiana is averaging $2.43 a gallon. In the metro New Orleans area gas prices are down now to $2.41 a gallon. A lot cheaper than a month ago and even more so than this time last year. We asked some folks who are pumping gas if they go for price or convenience when they fill up. "I think I...
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May 19, 2019 - 3:26 pm
CAMARILLO, Calif. (AP) — The average U.S. price of regular-grade gasoline fell 3 cents a gallon (3.8 liters) over the past two weeks, to $2.93. Industry analyst Trilby Lundberg of the Lundberg Survey says Sunday that it's the first price drop at the pump in four months. Lundberg says the price is 6...
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Jim Hanzo
May 15, 2019 - 11:27 am
Have you noticed prices at the gas pump coming down after rising for the last few weeks? A week ago the statewide average was 2.53 a gallon and now prices are down about a nickel and even more at some stations. "We're currently looking at $2.49, $2.48 around the state, so we are down 4 cents almost...
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May 05, 2019 - 5:05 pm
CAMARILLO, Calif. (AP) — The average U.S. price of regular-grade gasoline jumped 5 cents a gallon (3.8 liters) over the past two weeks, to $2.97. Industry analyst Trilby Lundberg of the Lundberg Survey says Sunday that gas prices have spiked 66 cents since early January. But Lundberg says dropping...
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Don Ames
April 18, 2019 - 9:15 am
Gas prices in metro New Orleans have been steadily increasing recently. But, a dramatic increase in the months ahead is not expected. AAA fuel analyst, Don Redman, says two factors are responsible for the latest increases. "A big issue right now is summertime-like demand for gasoline. And, this the...
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Jim Hanzo
April 03, 2019 - 8:48 am
AAA reports nearly 100 million Americans will take a family vacation this year. 4 in 10 adults say they plan on taking a trip. While that means 60 percent are not taking any vacation, AAA's Don Redman said it's even more than last year planning on hitting the road. "More so than any other indicator...
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Chris Miller
February 11, 2019 - 11:37 am
Don Redman, AAA, on Venezuelan oil and gas prices Gasoline prices could be feeling extra pressure due to the political situation in Venezuela, to the tune of 75 cents a gallon. President Trump has ordered sanctions on Venezuelan oil, hoping to topple the Nicolás Maduro regime. It means U.S...
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Jim Hanzo
January 16, 2019 - 9:08 am
Gas prices have fallen almost a penny a day since the first of the year. How long will it last? Not long enough, according to AAA fuel analyst, Don Redman who says crude oil has jumped just in the last week and that'll force gas prices to go up as well. "We're going to start seeing those prices at...
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December 11, 2018 - 7:15 am
The statewide average price for a gallon of regular gasoline continues it’s descent as it currently sits at $2.10 per gallon. It’s just over a 30 cent drop from this time last month, and the lowest price since last December. AAA fuel analyst Don Redman said it is a welcomed trend with the holidays...
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