fuel

Truckers being impacted by pandemic

MEDFORD, Ore. — There may be less traffic on our nation’s highways these days, but that doesn’t mean the pandemic isn’t hurting truckers. Medford-based International Commodity Carriers Incorporated say truckers are struggling to get food when they’re out on routes. Trucks can’t …

Gas tax increase coming next year

JACKSON COUNTY, Ore. — Beginning January 1st, Oregonians will start paying more at the pump. The 2 cent increase is part of the “Keep Oregon Moving” legislation that passed in 2017. That brings the gas tax for Oregonians to 36 cents a …

Potential gas tax in Grants Pass

Grants Pass, Ore. —  Getting gas in Grants Pass may soon start costing you more. Grants Pass City Council is considering a gas tax initiative. The proposed gas tax would either be one, two, or three cents per gallon, depending on what …

Lowering fuel emission standards

WASHINGTON, D.C. (NBC News) – For embattled EPA Administrator, Scott Pruitt, it appeared to be business as usual as he announced plans to roll back Obama-era greenhouse gas and fuel emissions standards. “What was done in 2011 and 2012 as we evaluate …