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Governor signs emergency order against fuel price gouging; urges temporary suspensions of federal fuel tax, formulation requirements

MADISON – Gov. Tony Evers on Tuesday signed an emergency order that prohibits gasoline and diesel fuel price gouging and announced other actions aimed at combating high prices at the pump. Emergency Order #170 declares that a period of abnormal economic disruption exists in the state of Wisconsin and prohibits price gouging of gasoline and […]

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Will History Repeat? Racine Transit Watching Gasoline Price Impact

RACINE – As motor fuel prices climbed into record territory this week, a Racine Transit (RYDE Racine) official is wondering if history might repeat itself. On Wednesday, AAA reported that the national average price of unleaded regular gasoline set a record $4.253 per gallon. The statewide average for Wisconsin was not far behind at $3.991 […]

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Gas Prices Plunge Below $2 A Gallon

Gas prices in Racine have plunged below $2 a gallon, which is unusual timing given that the holiday travel season usually makes gas prices spike. MJ Petroleum, 1100 6th St., had their price set at $1.96 per gallon. But a number of gas stations were at $1.95 per gallon in the Racine area, according to […]