State lottery officials are not only delighted, they’re also surprised by another record year for ticket sales.
Bear hunters looking to get a license for the season ahead that haven’t already purchased one have their chance on Monday.
The third and final share of last month’s record Mega Millions jackpot will go to a retired couple from southern Illinois.
The record $640 million Mega Millions jackpot helped drive March’s record-breaking lottery sales, the Minnesota State Lottery said.
The record Mega Millions jackpot generated $5.2 million for funds that will benefit Minnesota’s schools, states services, game and natural resources, the Minnesota State Lottery says.
The winning numbers in Friday evening’s drawing of the “Mega Millions” game were:
Everybody knows it’s the longest of long shots, but that doesn’t stop lottery ticket holders from dreaming of what they would do with a $640 million jackpot. Friday night’s Mega Millions drawing is the richest jackpot in world history.
Like a snowball barreling downhill, the Mega Millions Lottery continues to grow. By Wednesday afternoon, it had surpassing the $500 million mark.
A Hot Lotto ticket with a $2.99 million jackpot has been sold in Nicollet County Wednesday, according to the Minnesota State Lottery.
The man who will oversee scratch-off games and Powerball sales in Minnesota knows his way around a state lottery.
The Wisconsin Lottery says a lottery ticket worth $1 million has been sold in Marshfield. It’s the second million-dollar winner in the state in less than a week.
None of the tickets sold for the Powerball game Wednesday evening matched all six numbers drawn, which were: 17-28-38-39-51 and Powerball 33.
A New York attorney’s decision to withdraw his claim on a multimillion dollar Iowa Lottery prize doesn’t put to rest officials’ questions about how he obtained the ticket.
Minnesota has some new millionaires. The Minnesota Lottery presented a very big check today to Don and Sandy Conrad from Grand Rapids.
The Superior National Forest has partly backed off plans to eliminate the lottery system for issuing Boundary Waters Canoe Area entry permits.