Minnesota Professor Buys 'Fluke' Lottery Ticket, Ends Up Winning $1 MillionJohn Engstrom, a college professor from southern Minnesota, only stopped at Kwik Trip in Mankato last month to buy donuts. In what he described as a “fluke,” he ended up getting a lottery ticket.
New Year, New Minnesota MillionairesIn less than three weeks, Minnesota is now home to five new millionaires -- with two lucky Minnesotans winning $1 million in the Jan. 1, 2020 Minnesota Millionaire Raffle.
Powerball Ticket Worth $1 Million Sold In MankatoMinnesota Lottery officials say a $1 million Powerball ticket has been sold in Mankato, just two days after a $1.6 million Gopher 5 jackpot was won in Hermantown.
$100K Winning Ticket Sold At State Fair Lottery BoothThis $100,000 prize is actually the biggest lottery winner the State Fair has had.
$21.6 Million Lottery Winner From Elk River Claims Prize"When I compared the winning numbers to my ticket, they matched exactly. I called [my wife] Vickie and said, ‘We have a situation.'"
Lotto America Ticket Worth $21.6M Sold At Ramsey Gas StationA Lotto America ticket purchased in the north metro is worth about $21.6 million.
Where Does Minnesota Lottery Revenue Go?In 2018, Minnesotans bought $596 million worth of lottery tickets.
Ely Resident Finds Out He Won $1M Raffle Prize, Goes To WorkA resident in Ely is $1 million richer after claiming a winning Minnesota Millionaire raffle ticket.
Winning Millionaire Raffle Tickets Sold In Crookston, ElyTwo Minnesotans are starting off 2019 as millionaires.
$1.8 Million Winning Gopher 5 Ticket Purchased In BuffaloA Minnesota Lottery player won $1.8 million Wednesday after purchasing a Gopher 5 ticket at a Holiday store in Buffalo. The jackpot is the third highest in the game’s history.
Record Minnesota Lottery Sales Means More Minnesotans Are GamblingMinnesotans are spending more money on lottery tickets than ever before.