-Saturday, 27 February, 2010:
A Major Earthquake has been reported as occurring in Chile. Overnight reports have been coming in that the epicentre was near Concepcion, Chile, possibly off shore, and that a possible Tsunami might be expected to effect Peru and Chile. One forecast suggested that a Tsunami as high as three meters might reach Hawaii.
First reports indicate that 6 persons are known to have died as a result of the earthquake.
-Saturday, early morning, 27 February. 2010:
Gas prices at Self-Serve stations all over town are up around 96.7 with Petro Canada being at 96.9 (cents per liter).
The Full service stations are at 97.2 (McEwen) and 97.5 (Stinson)