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Published August 02, 2010, 03:44 PM

Unknown person keeps paying for people's gas

Kenyon, Minn. (WDAY TV) - People in Kenyon, Minnesota south of the Twin Cities has a mystery on their hands. A kind stranger is paying for people's gas.

By: WDAY Staff Reports, WDAY

Some call her the Gas Fairy while others call her an angel. Once a week at the Marathon gas station in Kenyon a lucky person is told their gas has been paid for.

Store employees keep the woman's identity a secret. They say its part of her New Years resolution. Sometimes the gas fairy hangs around and other times she disappears and comes back later to hear what the person said about their lucky day at the pumps.