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Truckee not immune to soaring gasoline prices

Staff Reports

With national gas prices averaging $1.06 per gallon, the bargains don’t seem to be reflected at the pumps here. As of yesterday, the cheapest gallon of low grade gas in Truckee was $1.42, while $1.69 was the most expensive. High grade topped out at $1.8

The world’s oil producers announced Tuesday they would raise gas prices as of April 1.

The following prices were recorded Wednedsay, March 24.

Station Reg. Mid. Prem.

Shell (Hwy. 89) $1.69 $1.85 $1.89

Shell (DPR) $1.65 $1.85 $1.89

Superstop 1 $1.49 N/A $1.69

Supertstop 2 $1.49 N/A $1.69

Superstop 3 $1.49 N/A $1.69

76 (downtown) $1.49 $1.59 $1.69

Chevron $1.49 $1.59 $1.69

76 (Interstate) $1.49 $1.59 $1.69

Texaco $1.48 $1.58 $1.68

United Trails $1.42 $1.52 N/A

Gold Ranch, Nev. $1.30 $1.41 $1.51

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