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Good Question: Does Money Equal Happiness?

The odds of winning the Powerball are about 171 million to 1. But a $2 ticket does buy you a chance to dream. And probably a whole new group of friends you never knew you had.

11/28/2012

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Powerball: How Do You Buy Your Ticket?

Click the link above to tell us how you choose your numbers

11/28/2012

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Powerball Drawing: Computer Or Player Picks Better?

If you’re running out to grab a Powerball ticket before Wednesday night’s drawing, you may have wondered which wins more often: The computer picking the numbers or the player?

11/28/2012

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Good Question: ‘Reply All’: Powerball Edition

Wednesday’s $500 million Powerball jackpot is all part of the plan.

11/27/2012

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Powerball Jackpot Grows To $425 Million

There were no jackpot winners in Saturday night’s Powerball lottery drawing, meaning the jackpot for Wednesday’s drawing will go up to $425 million.

11/26/2012

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Powerball Jackpot Rises To $325 Million

There were no winners in Wednesday night’s drawing, which was at more than $250 million.The jackpot is now up to $325 million heading into Saturday night’s drawing.

11/23/2012

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Iowa Couple Wins Of $202M Powerball Jackpot

The first challenge Mary Lohse faced after discovering she had a $202 million Powerball ticket was convincing her husband they were rich.

10/04/2012

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Powerball Jackpot Estimated At $320 Million

What would you do with $320 million? Your dream home becomes a reality, you can buy that lavish car you’ve always wanted and now you can have that lakefront property and boat.

08/15/2012

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Powerball Jackpot Grows To Estimated $253 Million

Millions of people hoping for an early retirement woke up disappointed on Thursday.

08/09/2012

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Minnesotans Coming Out In Full Force For Powerball Jackpot

Whether part of the office pool or going it alone, millions of Minnesotans are banking on picking the right numbers for Wednesday night’s massive Powerball jackpot of $212 million.

08/08/2012

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No Powerball Jackpot Winner

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.

02/09/2012

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Lottery Changes Powerball Prizes, Ticket Price

Attention lottery players: Powerball tickets will be doubling in price, but that means bigger jackpots, too.

01/02/2012

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Powerball Hitting New Heights

The Powerball lottery hasn’t had a winner since Labor Day week and tonight’s jackpot is one of the highest ever

11/02/2011

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Lottery Scratch Game Sales Up, Powerball Down

Officials announced Wednesday that the Minnesota State Lottery set a sales record for the fiscal year, which went from July 1, 2010 to June 30. Ticket sales set a record with more than $504 million.

09/14/2011

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Wis. Man Claims $1 Million Powerball Prize

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Wisconsin lottery officials say a Milwaukee man claimed the $1 million prize he won in last week’s Powerball drawing. The lottery said in a statement Monday that Dennis Walczyk has come forward. […]

09/12/2011

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Good Question: ‘Reply All’ To Your Good Questions

From Asian carp to Powerball tax windfalls, we’re hitting “Reply All” to some of WCCO-TV viewers’ Good Questions.

08/19/2011

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Burnsville Couple Wins $228.9M Powerball Jackpot

A couple from Burnsville, Minn. is coming forward as the winners of the $228.9 million Powerball lottery, the Minnesota Lottery said Friday.

08/12/2011

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Powerball Winner May Come Forward Friday Afternoon

Minnesota State Lottery officials said they’ve been contacted by the apparent winner of the nearly $229 million Powerball jackpot.

08/12/2011

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220 Million Reasons To Buy A Powerball

No need to stress about a 520 point drop in the stock market if you’re sitting on $220 million. That’s the estimated Powerball Jackpot for Wednesday night.

08/10/2011

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Powerball Ticket Prices To Double Along With Jackpot

The price of a Powerball lottery ticket is going to double next year, going from $1 to $2. So how do Powerball players feel about the change?

07/05/2011

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Powerball Ticket Price Goes Up $1 In Jan.

The price of Powerball lottery tickets will double next year.

07/05/2011

Winning Powerball Ticket Sold In Georgia

One of the tickets sold in Georgia for the Powerball game Saturday evening matched all six numbers drawn. 

09/19/2010

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