The latest "triple A" survey shows prices at the pump shot up i5-cents a gallon since last week.. and six cents over night in Chico.
Refinery problems and a pipeline closure have suddenly sent gasoline prices soaring in California, even as they fall in most of the country.
The average price for a gallon of regular gas jumped five-cents overnight to hit $4.23 a gallon.
We caught up with Paradise resident Kathy Baeza as she was filling-up. She said, "We're impressed actually with how much it costs because it has gone up 10-cents in the last week and we expected closer to the election it would drop."
Costco and Safeway on
Mangrove have the cheapest gas in Chico at $4.05 a gallon..
The cheapest gas in Redding Thursday could be found at the ARCO stations on Lake Boulevard, Bechelli Lane and Cascade Boulevard where it's selling for $4.05 a gallon.
However you can find gas locally as high as $4.69 a gallon. ###