Rochester, MN (KROC AM News) - For the second time this year, Rochester motorists are enjoying $2 gasoline.

This is also the second time this year Rochester’s prices are among the lowest in Minnesota.

Most stations lowered the price for regular to $2  Friday afternoon, down about 15 cents from the morning cost.

Prices have been trending lower the past few weeks throughout Minnesota.  According to, the statewide average for regular had fallen to $2.19 a gallon as of Saturday morning. That’s 30 cents lower than a month ago.

The statewide average price for regular at this time a year ago was $2.85.

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