gasoline

Reader input: New tax is just an attack

The governor calling the state Legislature into special session to consider more taxes on motor vehicles and gasoline is a prime example of government malfeasance.  This tax i ...

Gas prices on the rise

As expected, fuel companies have responded to the California legislation aimed at curbing greenhouse gas emissions by slightly upping at-the-pump prices. The implementation of Cal ...

Reader Input: State takes still more from local

The State Board of Equalization just passed a 3.5 cent tax increase on gasoline and diesel at the pump while revamping the manner that the tax is administered. The increase is go ...

Leaders: People need help

Where are our elected state representatives when all of the oil refineries in the state suffer simultaneous production problems? Do they believe this is the real truth? If there ar ...

Greed reigns supreme over oil prices

It looks like gasoline will soon be $5 a gallon. If we’re lucky, they will nudge it back to $4.85 or so. This will give us that little feeling of relief and acceptance that they ...

Things go better with gasoline

As the price of gasoline and lithium in batteries goes up (gasoline just being over $100 a barrel), the fuel economy plummets to its “demise.” Approximately 50 percent of Ameri ...

Keep gas price reasonable

Gas prices keep going up and the amount of money that we make at our jobs is going down. The price of gas in the past few years has gone up dramatically. Some people have to consta ...

Riley’s Station was last call for gas before Colfax

Auburn old-timers refer to it as “Riley’s Corner,” and police and fire personnel sometimes use it as point of reference. Some Auburnites know it only as a bend in the road o ...

Time to protest cost of gasoline

Like many in the community of Colfax, I support local business as much as possible. I’d like to see each and every business that caters to my tastes continue to exist, even if it ...