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Midwest breaks all time record high gas prices

GasBuddy Blog -- It was coming. Some states and cities have shattered records that have stood for nearly five years and gasoline prices skyrocket in the Midwest.

Minneapolis saw another jump over night and into today to $4.39 a gallon, beating out consistently high Honolulu by a dime! There's more bad news before the light at the end of the tunnel- more hikes may hit in the day or two ahead. But relief isn't far off- prices may peak in the next week before beginning to decline. The high prices for gasoline are sure to attract replenishment from far away. Records for gas prices are listed below.

Cities and states and their pricing status:
NE: $4.00. All time high $4.09 on 7/13/08.
Lincoln: $3.96. All time high $4.14 on 7/13/08...


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Submitted May 17, 2013 By: PD
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Tundralimited2009
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Message Posted: Apr 11, 2014 6:56:17 AM

wow
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Tundralimited2009
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Message Posted: Apr 11, 2014 6:55:40 AM

records are made to be broken
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fonz08wrx
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Message Posted: Apr 11, 2014 12:58:30 AM

how about north carolina
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rjr54
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Message Posted: Apr 10, 2014 10:52:01 PM

Today's price is $1.299/litre. = $4.50/gallon

$4.00/gallon is a bargain.

[Edited by: rjr54 at 4/10/2014 10:52:48 PM EST]
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magpie2013
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Message Posted: Apr 10, 2014 7:18:55 PM

We are now close to 4.00 dollars when does this stop, soon we won't be able to go to work,because of this outrageous gas price. What will they do then! If we are all smart we will buy only what we need and stop filling our tanks!! Wake up and smell the coffee,we are getting cheated! Stop the fill ups and hit them back in their pocketbooks!
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gasmask78
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Message Posted: Apr 10, 2014 12:26:49 AM

I don't like this..
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gasmask78
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This is a bit old...
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Tundralimited2009
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Message Posted: Apr 9, 2014 1:07:05 AM

I agree
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Message Posted: Apr 6, 2014 7:37:30 PM

Just waiting for them to drop, don't fill up get only what you need!
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Message Posted: Mar 23, 2014 7:13:42 AM

Not the kind of records we need to be breaking!!!
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gasmask78
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I need to drag out my horse carriage...
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Message Posted: Mar 18, 2014 7:47:12 PM

Well and succinctly stated mdcsgt!!!
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Message Posted: Mar 17, 2014 11:56:47 PM

$4 or $4.39 seem like a bargain.
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Message Posted: Jun 5, 2013 4:32:27 PM

All time HIGH pump prices with ALL time highs in CAPACITY!! GREED!!!!!
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Message Posted: Jun 5, 2013 6:16:00 AM


Is this legit? Or is this more bait and switch political propaganda?

Around here, prices have not gone higher than in 2005.
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Don't know about Minnesota Chicago jumped 30 cents last 2 days
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Not something to be proud about.
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gasmask78
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Message Posted: May 31, 2013 12:48:39 AM

Gas prices around here aren't terrible...yet. But it is not 7/4 yet, so we shall see...
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Message Posted: May 29, 2013 7:12:05 AM

yes, we know...all time high & all time profits
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Message Posted: May 28, 2013 7:10:48 AM

yes I know and it sucks
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Message Posted: May 28, 2013 6:52:17 AM

if we kept all the oil we drill in the states, including Alaska and off our shores, and fully used our natural gas reserves we would be energy independent. It grinds my gears that we spent all that effort to build the Alaska pipeline, then we ship it off overseas to the open market. When will America wake up and see we are being used by big oil and their greed for profits.
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Message Posted: May 27, 2013 3:49:18 PM

Prices are slowly coming down, for now.
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Message Posted: May 23, 2013 9:11:24 AM

8-(
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Message Posted: May 22, 2013 6:26:48 AM

07sky: can't always do that... those who have to work, must often drive long distances.
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I guess we stay on course and keep say drill drill... not!
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Message Posted: May 21, 2013 11:56:25 AM

Just stay home.
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Message Posted: May 21, 2013 5:44:27 AM

Costello: premium isn't the measure of things. But at least you guys have cheap-ish diesel...
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my heart goes out to all affected by the tornadoes. Just hoping Pig Oil won't add insult to injury.
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Message Posted: May 20, 2013 11:44:31 PM

How about in Memphis?
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Message Posted: May 20, 2013 2:10:09 PM

not so in Memhis, TN
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Message Posted: May 20, 2013 10:43:47 AM

$4.80 for premium here with diesel @$3.85. South Dakota
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Message Posted: May 20, 2013 10:38:18 AM

And we have our government to thank for the high prices.
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Message Posted: May 20, 2013 10:25:41 AM

not really, the highest is still ahead
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Message Posted: May 20, 2013 10:16:16 AM

Again or still???????????
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DITTO
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Old Story
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greed rules
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Message Posted: May 20, 2013 10:13:01 AM

old
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2.97 here this AM.
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Message Posted: May 20, 2013 10:12:38 AM

old, but it still sucks for the people in the midwest.
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Very old.
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Message Posted: May 20, 2013 10:11:10 AM

really old.
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Message Posted: May 20, 2013 10:10:23 AM

Old
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Message Posted: May 20, 2013 10:10:10 AM

Old
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Message Posted: May 20, 2013 10:09:56 AM

wrong records to be breaking
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Message Posted: May 20, 2013 10:09:55 AM

$3.10 at Costco looks better and better.
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Message Posted: May 20, 2013 10:09:29 AM

Something interesting is that when you drive the interstates up in Iowa and Nebraska, there are a lot of stations pushing different formulations of Ethanol all the way up to E85. I'm suspecting that reliance on Ethenol mixing in with gasoline (minimum 10% by law in these states) pushes prices up too.
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Message Posted: May 20, 2013 10:09:14 AM

Another place for oil companys to grab more for their pockets.
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Message Posted: May 20, 2013 10:09:08 AM

coming down penny by penny...
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Message Posted: May 20, 2013 10:08:04 AM

Did we lose another gasoline refinery?
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