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Inland Empire gasoline price sets Thanksgiving record

By Tom Tucker, CBS Local 2 Morning Anchor, thomas.tucker@cbslocal2.com
Published On: Nov 22 2012 09:56:44 AM CST
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RIVERSIDE, Calif. -

The average price of a gallon of self-serve regular  gasoline in the Inland Empire set a Thanksgiving Day record high today --  $3.782 -- despite decreasing 43 of the previous 45 days.
      The previous high for Thanksgiving in Riverside and San Bernardino counties was $3.737, set last year, according to figures from the AAA and Oil  Price Information Service.  
      The average price has decreased 90.6 cents over the previous 45 days to  its lowest amount since July 25.  
      The average price is 1.1 cents more than one year ago, but 4.2 cents  less than one week ago and 67 cents lower than a month ago.