The Ocho | News | Salt Lake City | Salt Lake City Weekly
We need your help.

Newspapers and media companies nationwide are closing or suffering mass layoffs since the coronavirus impacted all of us starting in March. City Weekly's entire existence is directly tied to people getting together in groups--in clubs, restaurants, and at concerts and events--which are the industries most affected by new coronavirus regulations.

Our industry is not healthy. Yet, City Weekly has continued publishing thanks to the generosity of readers like you. Utah needs independent journalism more than ever, and we're asking for your continued support of our editorial voice. We are fighting for you and all the people and businesses hardest hit by this pandemic.

You can help by making a one-time or recurring donation on PressBackers.com, which directs you to our Galena Fund 501(c)(3) non-profit, a resource dedicated to help fund local journalism. It is never too late. It is never too little. Thank you. DONATE

News

The Ocho

Utah gas prices go up by eight.

by

comment

Eight reasons Utah’s gas prices are higher than most of the country’s:

nn

8. Utah is always a few years behind the latest trend.

nn

7. Honest to Pete, KSL Newsradio’s Doug Wright will have nothing to whine about if prices drop.

nn

6. Saving a few bucks buying all those SUVs unequipped with turn signals is finally catching up with Utahns.

nn

5. Gov. Jon Huntsman Jr. needs a new hobby/cause now that his rock band has kicked him out for, ironically, refusing to pitch in gas money for the tour bus.

nn

4. Local TV stations have a crippling surplus of irate-fuel-pumping-consumers video footage to burn through.

nn

3. All of our local refineries must now comply with DABC standards.

nn

2. The economic future of hundreds of useless “Where to Buy Cheap Gas” Websites depends on it.

nn

1. What’s the matter? Don’t you support Our President anymore?