The high cost of gas prompted people to change their driving habits.
From carpooling, to riding the bus, some people are doing whatever they can do to avoid spending money at the pump.
Santa Maria Transit said, so far, they haven't seen any big increase in their numbers... more »
With no relief in sight from high gas prices, more people are relying on public transportation to get around. One Cal Poly professor says he's seeing the benefits firsthand. He has saved hundreds of dollars by cutting the car from his commute.
About four years ago, Professor Dan Eller... more »
As gas prices remain high, some people on the Central Coast are now finding ways to avoid those trips to the gas pump.
According to AAA, the national average cost of a gallon of unleaded gas is $3.75.
Here in California, things are a lot higher. On average,... more »
Rising fuel costs means more than just pain at the pump. It's affecting everyone from farmers to manufacturers and shippers. If those costs continue, consumers could end up paying more at the grocery store.
The average price of a gallon of diesel fuel is $4.01 in San Luis Obispo... more »
You may have seen him picketing near the Costco parking lot in San Luis Obispo, or maybe he handed you a flyer while you filled up on gas.
Will Powers is on a mission to let Costco members know the store does not have the lowest gas prices. He... more »
San Luis Obispo City Fire officials tell KSBY News the mysterious gas-like odor reported by residents in southern San Luis Obispo early Wednesday morning, has gotten stronger.
The stench has been reported by residents all over southern San Luis Obispo. Several agencies are setting up a command post at... more »
California's utility companies are giving their customers an early gift this holiday season. PG&E is one of several utilities promising not to cut off electricity and gas service from now until January 4th.The move is aimed at helping those who've fallen behind on their bills.
Utility companies say the... more »
California's utility companies are cutting customers a break this holiday season who have been falling behind on their gas and electric bills.
PG&E and the Southern California Gas Company have agreed not to shutoff utilities until January 4th, helping customers get through the holidays.
In the past year,... more »