This holiday season, all of our Supporters are entered to win an $800 Shopping Spree Giveaway!

That’s because with the exception of the Safeway outlet, which at 11:00 a.m. was still at $1.148 cents a litre, the posted prices at the other stations had jumped ten cents a litre, to $1.249.

That compares to a majority choice, three cent a litre hike, at this time last year, to a $1.129, with Safeway again posting the low end price, at that time, at a $1.099.

According to, it also means the common posted price in this city, is now again higher, than both the provincial and national averages, which it had late this morning at a $1.239, and $1.185.

If you’re wondering how much higher those prices are than what they were at the height of the recession, at the end of 2008, the answer in both cases is 46 cents a litre.

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This holiday season, we want to give back to the people who have supported us this year!

We have partnered with local businesses to create an $800 Shopping Spree Giveaway! One of our Supporters will win the giveaway on December 2 and anyone who becomes one by December 1 will be entered to win as well.

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