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Forum and wire reports, Published May 23 2010

Gas prices drop more than 9 cents in 2 weeks

CAMARILLO, Calif. - The average price of regular gasoline in the United States has dropped 9.25 cents over a two-week period to $2.83.

That's according to the national Lundberg Survey of fuel prices released today.

Analyst Trilby Lundberg says the average price for a gallon of mid-grade was $2.97. Premium was at $3.08.

Jackson, Miss., had the lowest average price among cities surveyed at $2.62 a gallon for regular. San Francisco was highest at $3.10.

In Fargo, several stations were at $2.69 over the weekend, according to northdakotagasprices.com. Meanwhile, some stations in the Twin Cities metro area were down to $2.46 per gallon, according to reports on minnesotagasprices.com this afternoon.

Diesel was at $3.09, down 5.56 cents from two weeks ago.

In California, the average price for a gallon of regular dropped 6.85 cents to $3.05.