Contact Us

Peril at the Pump

bcbusinesshub/flickr

The daily grind is becoming more taxing as Southcoast drivers are shelling out more cash at the pump.

AAA of Southern New England says a gallon of regular unleaded is averaging $3.90, 4-cents above the national average.

Jack Musser of Mattapoisett was shopping in Fairhaven today. He tells WBSM News the rising gas prices are abusive to drivers.

Audio clip: Adobe Flash Player (version 9 or above) is required to play this audio clip. Download the latest version here. You also need to have JavaScript enabled in your browser.

Musser says the issue is causing him to change his vote for President, and is opting for a new face in the Oval Office.

Wendy Lygren of New Bedford says besides cutting down on trips, there’s not much else she can do.

Audio clip: Adobe Flash Player (version 9 or above) is required to play this audio clip. Download the latest version here. You also need to have JavaScript enabled in your browser.

Massachusetts gas prices are 28-cents higher than at the same time a year ago.

More From WBSM

Best of the Web

Leave a Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your points and personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account with your Facebook account, just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing profile and VIP program points. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://wbsm.com using your Facebook account.

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

Register on WBSM - New Bedford's Local Source For News, Talk, and Sports! quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!

Not a Member? Sign Up Here.

Register on WBSM - New Bedford's Local Source For News, Talk, and Sports! quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!