Updated: 02/19/2014 - Last week's ice storm and power outages left many of you seeking shelter at local hotels. While that was great for business, one hotel owner is being accused of price gouging on rooms. But is it true? The price gouging calls may be true. On Your Side fielded calls about price gouging on everything from cigarettes and beer to generators. But when we started getting calls and email about this hotel we did some digging and found the problem.