gas prices

No crude joke: Highest-ever seasonal gas prices hit Auburn

Like drivers around the nation, Auburn motorists were pumping and grumping Monday – filling up on gas as high-priced as it’s ever been on a final day of February. AAA is sayi ...

Gas cost dents wallets, curbs travel

Summer gas prices have local residents cutting back on travel plans. Northern California gas prices started falling after Fourth of July weekend. Although prices are decreasing i ...

Gas prices on upswing as spring nears

Gas prices are flowing upward again. According to the latest figures from AAA Northern California, prices in the Sacramento area gained 16 cents in the past four weeks. The cost ...

It’s costing a little less to fill that gas tank

The cost of a gallon of gas is tumbling quicker than it rose during May and June. AAA of Northern California credits tough economic times and climbing supplies of crude oil for l ...

Gas prices are pushing families away from vehicles

Re: gas prices. I am writing to you on account of this topic because it has and is affecting so many people in our world today. Not too long ago the price of gas was over $4, and t ...

Ping-ponging fuel prices greet travelers

After a fall of falling gas prices, the early winter price at the pumps is rising again as motorists take to the roads for the Christmas holiday season. Auburn driver Chris Hill h ...

Pleased at the pump

It has been enough to give passersby a doubletake the past few days as gas prices around town dropped to below $2 a gallon for regular unleaded. At $1.87 a gallon for cash custome ...

Government agencies eye options for fuel savings

Horses and bicycles are getting more use by the Placer County Sheriff’s Department as it looks at ways to lessen the fuel cost crunch at a time when county revenue is stagnant. ...

Gas prices ‘killing’ some SUV drivers

The Journal looks at how gas prices are affecting locals in this six-part series. Today: How prices are affecting SUV and truck owners Sunday: Gas thefts on the rise At 7:30 Thu ...

Fuel Finder

The following prices for regular unleaded fuel observed Thursday morning. $4.47 Flyers, 13461 Bowman Road (cash price) $4.49 Flyers, 2280 Drive-in Way, Highway 49 and Atwood ...