Lottery news and results for Illinois
Illinois Lottery News
Nov 20, 2014 | via My FOX Chicago
Forty-two ComEd employees who work in west suburban Oak Brook collectively won a million-dollar lottery drawing in late October. The group - dubbed "42 MegaWatts" - have been purchasing Mega Millions tickets for six years. Comment?
Oct 31, 2014 | via Switched
Deisi Ocampo of Chicago received a gift from her father when she turned 19 earlier this month, just as many people do on their special day. But the present -- two Illinois Lottery scratch-off tickets -- ended up being very special as the teen won a $4 million prize. Comment?
Sep 24, 2014 | via KSDK-TV Saint Louis
Powerball jackpot stands at $225 million The Powerball jackpot stands at $225 million going into Wednesday night's drawing. Check out this story on KSDK.com: http://on.ksdk.com/1spYHLR According to an Illinois Lottery spokeswoman, more than 24,000 Illinoisans walked away withprizes between $4 and $400 last Saturday. Comment?
Aug 25, 2014 | via Lottery Post
Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn decided this month not to take any more chances with Northstar Lottery Group, the company that runs the Illinois Lottery, after it fell far short of promised revenue. Comment?
Aug 2, 2014 | via The Modesto Bee
She sees a steady stream of customers daily, but she's not one of them. "Everyone who's above 40 comes in every day and spends like $80 on lottery tickets. Comment?
Jul 11, 2014 | via Chicago Tribune
After flirting with digital alternatives, the Illinois Lottery has agreed to a discounted one-year deal to keep the live drawings on the Tribune Co. Comment?
Jun 30, 2014 | via Daily Herald
Every weekday on his way home from work, Maurice Shoots stops at the Car Spa Shell gas station and convenience store on Peterson Road in Libertyville to try his luck at the Illinois Lottery. Comment?
Jun 21, 2014 | via MLive.com
Nobody matched all six numbers in Saturday night's Powerball drawing, meaning that this Wednesday's drawing will be worth $70 million. Comment?
Jun 12, 2014 | via The Plain Dealer
Saturday's Powerball drawing will feature a $40 million jackpot after one player in Tennessee matched Wednesday's winning numbers of 14, 18, 25, 33 and 49 plus the Power Ball of 23 and won a $259.8 million jackpot. Comment?
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