Minnesota State Lottery officials said they’ve been contacted by the apparent winner of the nearly $229 million Powerball jackpot.
Life just changed for someone who bought Wednesday’s winning Powerball ticket worth nearly $229 million.
Lottery ticket sales are now back to normal after the government shutdown, but so far sales haven’t picked up dramatically.
The price of Powerball lottery tickets will double next year.
The Minnesota State Lottery says a Gopher 5 ticket worth more than half a million dollars was sold in Washington County — and has not been claimed.
A Minnesota puppy that made headlines when it was saved from a likely deadly trip through the mail went home with a new owner Friday — an exuberant Minneapolis woman who was thrilled to welcome the fuzzy black dog into her life.