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Propane costs rise as suppliers scramble to meet residential demand

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As the price of propane climbs to historic highs this winter, suppliers in the Midwest and elsewhere are scrambling to meet the needs of residents looking to heat their homes.


On Tuesday, the executive director of the North Dakota Propane Gas Association could offer little hope for a price decline anytime soon.

“I don’t know what can be done,” Mike Rud said. “I wish I had some good news for someone on this issue.”

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