Pinched At The Pump

, Written by Travis Koch, Posted: Fri, February 24 2012 at 5:49 PM, Updated: Fri, February 24 2012 at 6:46 PM

Gas Prices Skyrocketed this week- Up 20 cents

With uncertainty in the Middle East, gas prices have hit a national average of $3.61 a gallon. The highest ever for this time of the year.
Gas prices are well-over $4.00 per gallon in Ashland and average around $3.99 in Medford. Analysts expect to see prices jump up to $4.25by April. This is the story about people who depend on gas to make a living.

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Travis Koch

News at Sunrise Co-Anchor Travis Koch started his career as a filmmaker. He wrote and directed documentaries about traveling and extreme sports.

Among his many life experiences, he was a dog musher in Alaska and a baker in Minnesota. Travis began his career at NBC5 News as a weekend photographer and has continued to follow his dreams in television broadcasting and multimedia.

Catch Travis co-anchoring with Taelor Rian weekdays on NBC 5 News at Sunrise starting at 5:30am.

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