Stories tagged: lottery
Thu., Feb. 4, 2016, 5:46 p.m.
With hours to go and $63 million on the line, the mystery remains: Where’s the winning California Lottery ticket and why hasn’t somebody cashed it?
Sat., Jan. 16, 2016, 4:26 p.m.
Guilty. I admit it. I was among the millions who plunged money into the Powerball as the prize engorged Wednesday night to an obscene $1.5 billion. I’m not a lottery …
Thu., Jan. 14, 2016, 10:05 a.m.
MUNFORD, Tenn. (AP) – An eye-popping and unprecedented Powerball jackpot whose rise to $1.6 billion became a national fascination will be split three ways, by mystery winners in Florida, Tennessee …
Sun., Jan. 10, 2016, 7:12 a.m.
No ticket matched all six Powerball numbers following the drawing for a record jackpot of nearly $950 million, lottery officials said early Sunday, boosting the expected payout for the next …
Sat., Jan. 9, 2016, 12:26 p.m.
DES MOINES, Iowa – Lottery players, take heart. Officials say it’s increasingly likely that someone will win the $900 million Powerball jackpot, which grew by $100 million just hours before …
Fri., Jan. 8, 2016, 9:56 p.m.
DES MOINES, Iowa – The record-breaking $800 million Powerball jackpot is the stuff of dreams, but it all boils down to math. From the huge prize to the enormous odds …
Sun., Dec. 7, 2014
OLYMPIA – ’Tis the night before Christmas, plus about 18, and all through the statehouse not a creature is stirring with complaints about how Washington is waging war on the …
Thu., June 5, 2014, 9:43 a.m.
The winning lottery numbers listed in today’s print edition of The Spokesman-Review are correct, but they’re listed incorrectly as “Monday’s” winning numbers.
Wed., Jan. 15, 2014
A West Central Neighborhood leader says his life won’t be altered much by his recent one-in-a-million lottery win that will give him $1,000 a week for the rest of his …
Wed., Dec. 18, 2013, 8:09 a.m.
Early reports Tuesday said that a winning ticket in the $636 million drawing had been sold in California. Lottery officials confirmed a second winner was sold in Atlanta.
Thu., Aug. 15, 2013
Lottery winners in Spokane County for the Week of Aug. 5-9: $1,000
Thu., July 18, 2013
Lottery winners for Spokane County for the week of July 8-12. $1,000
Wed., June 5, 2013, 1:16 p.m.
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — The winner of last month’s $590 million Powerball jackpot is an 84-year-old woman from Zephyrhills, Fla.
Fri., Jan. 4, 2013, 9:43 a.m.
PHOENIX — When two winning tickets for a record $588 million Powerball jackpot were claimed from the Nov. 28 drawing, the world focused on the winners. A Missouri couple appeared …
Wed., Nov. 28, 2012, 11:03 p.m.
Powerball officials say the record jackpot has been won. Early Thursday morning, officials confirmed that two winning tickets were sold: One in Arizona and one in Missouri. An additional 8,924,123 …
Wed., Nov. 28, 2012, 8:29 p.m.
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — The numbers drawn for the record $550 million Powerball jackpot are: 5, 16, 22, 23, 29 and Powerball of 6.
Fri., Aug. 31, 2012, 3:16 p.m.
A Spokane man has won a $200,000 prize in the Washington Lottery.
Thu., May 24, 2012, 12:24 p.m.
The winning ticket sold for Wednesday night’s $11 million Lotto jackpot in the Washington State Lottery was purchased in Chewelah, north of Spokane.
Wed., April 18, 2012, 9 a.m.
RED BUD, Ill. — A retired southern Illinois couple claimed the third and final share of last month’s record $656 million Mega Millions jackpot today, and said they plan to …
Fri., March 30, 2012
If you bought a Mega Millions lottery ticket, you’ve probably thought about a few things you could do with that jackpot. Here are a few more to ponder. Because ticket …
Wed., March 28, 2012, 1:07 p.m.
No one won the big jackpot in Tuesday night’s Mega Millions drawing, but several people picked five of the six numbers to win $250,000, and three of those winners are …
Tue., Oct. 18, 2011
A lottery-winning couple from rural central Washington plan to buy a large stake in Spokane-based RiverBank. Jim and Carolyn McCullar, who earlier this year won $190 million – about half …
Fri., Sept. 23, 2011, 8:10 p.m.
A Silver Valley couple claimed a $30,000 winning scratch ticket today.
Thu., Aug. 25, 2011, 11:40 a.m.
Another big win in the Mega Millions lottery comes from a ticket sold in Kootenai County, the Idaho Lottery says.
Sun., Jan. 23, 2011
RATHDRUM – Holly Lahti burst into the spotlight a week ago in a feel-good story about a single mother who won a $190 million Mega Millions jackpot. Then came the …
Thu., Jan. 13, 2011
When Holly Lahti found out she won $190 million in the Mega Millions Lottery, she kept her cool. For a moment or two. At first, “she was very quiet about …
Wed., Jan. 5, 2011, 5:55 p.m.
Idaho Lottery officials say the second of two winning Mega Millions tickets was sold in Post Falls. The other winning ticket was sold about 150 miles west at a Safeway …
Sat., Jan. 30, 2010
One of two teens arrested last week for shooting at passing cars on an Idaho highway was arrested again this week after authorities found a pipe bomb in his home. …
Thu., Aug. 27, 2009
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Tue., Aug. 18, 2009, 7:42 a.m.
Got a secret? Feel free to share it with Curtis Eldred. He knows how to keep them. The 61-year-old Yakima resident told nobody but his mother he was a millionaire …