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Critics decry ethanol blend switch

July 26, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

The option of filling a vehicle up with regular unleaded gasoline is disappearing quickly in North Dakota and not everyone is happy about it. Continue Reading

Legislature moves to settle squabble over lower-octane fuel

January 31, 2013 in The Daily Republic

Gasoline with an 85-octane or 86-octane rating can be sold in nine western counties. Continue Reading

85 octane litigation still going

January 2, 2013 in The Daily Republic

Last week’s settlement of criminal case was separate from lawsuit.
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Harms, M.G. Oil pay thousands for improperly labeling gasoline

January 1, 2013 in The Daily Republic

By mislabeling gasoline as having a higher octane rating, the companies were alleged to have knowingly charged inflated prices to consumers in South Dakota.
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Harms, M.G. Oil pay thousands for improperly labeling fuel

December 31, 2012 in The Daily Republic

PIERRE (AP) Two companies accused of selling improperly labeled fuel in South Dakota have agreed to pay the state nearly $80,000.
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85 octane suit moved to Brookings

September 26, 2012 in The Daily Republic

M.G. Oil Company, based in Rapid City, and Harms Oil Company, based in Brookings, seek dismissal of case, filed in Jerauld County.
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Companies charged with illegally selling gas in Beadle Co.

September 24, 2012 in The Daily Republic

PIERRE (AP) Two South Dakota companies have been charged in Beadle County with selling 85-octane gasoline mislabeled as higher octane fuel, the result of a state investigation. Continue Reading

Rule allowing sale of 85-octane gasoline in limbo

August 14, 2012 in The Daily Republic

PIERRE (AP) The fate of a proposed rule allowing the sale of 85-octane gasoline in western South Dakota is in limbo. Continue Reading

85 octane not foreign to Mitchell

August 4, 2012 in The Daily Republic

Controversial fuel has been sold here; feelings mixed about its future.
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State mulls 85 octane rules

July 21, 2012 in The Daily Republic

Four hours of testimony heard at Friday hearing in Pierre.
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