AUDIO: Gas prices lowest since 2010

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Nov 12, 2013 at 9:31 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) Now is a good time to be filling up at the pump, with gas prices as their lowest levels since 2010.

Triple-A Minnesota's Gail Weinholzer says the statewide average in Minnesota is now $3.04 a gallon, In St. Cloud it's even less than that at $2.97. 

Weinholzer says some stations in the Twin Cities are as low as $2.85 a gallon.  Nationally, the average price sits at $3.18

Weinholzer says there's no major reason for the recent drop in gasoline prices. She points to lower demand, stable crude oil prices, a mild hurricane season and little or no refinery problems.

She says it's likely that prices will creep back up before Thanksgiving, as demand goes up before the holiday weekend. 

Weinholzer says gas prices are the lowest they've been since 2010

Weinholzer says a combination of factors have pushed prices down

Weinholzer says prices could creep back up before Thanksgiving

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