Mega Millions jackpot climbs to $343M; Powerball reaches $440M

03 January, 2018, 01:58 | Author: Genevieve Gibbs
  • 9th largest Powerball jackpot up for grabs

Whether you're a lottery player ot not, you might want to buy some tickets.

"The cold weather hasn't stopped those wanting to buy lottery tickets", said Corby Mead, manager of the Stogie's Discount Tobacco & Beer Downtown Store at 17 Washington Ave.in Huntington.

Mega Millions draws on Tuesdays and Fridays at 11 p.m.

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According to the release, the ticket bought in the town of Colfax was one of three $1 million winners Saturday night.

The lottery jackpot numbers just keep climbing.

Lottery players have a chance to win hundreds of millions of dollars with Tuesday night's Mega Millions drawing, and again in Wednesday's drawing for Powerball.

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Tuesday's Mega Millions jackpot is $361 million.

The Rolling Cash 5 jackpot for the next drawing is $130,000 for hitting all five numbers and the odds of winning are 1-in-575,757.

The Powerball drawing is Wednesday for what will be the ninth largest jackpot in Powerball history. Tickets for that game are also $2.

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The winning numbers for the Mega Millions game are drawn from a field of 1 to 75. That's more than they spent on movies, video games, music, sports tickets and books - combined.

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