Stories tagged: 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
Aug. 17-23 $1,000
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 …
Mon., Aug. 17, 2009, 6:10 p.m.
OLYMPIA — A now-retired Yakima restaurant cook has finally claimed a $3.4 million Washington state Lotto jackpot from May 11 after keeping his good fortune a secret for three months.
Wed., July 22, 2009, 9:51 a.m.
The Seahawks helmet and logo is featured on a Washington Lottery scratch ticket that went on sale Tuesday.
Fri., May 22, 2009, 11:14 a.m.
A rare $10 tip for a chef at the Coeur d’Alene Resort Golf Course yielded lottery winnings of $100,000 on Thursday.
Thu., Feb. 19, 2009
Lottery winners for the week of Feb. 9-15 $10,000
Wed., Feb. 18, 2009
The 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals has closed the door on a legal case that goes back to the 1999 arrest of Thomas “Tommy” Marks during a fight with …
Thu., Feb. 12, 2009
The Valentine’s Day gifts Jim Johnson, of Hayden, purchased for his wife, Irene, included a box of chocolates, a card and a few Lottery Scratch tickets. He had no idea …
Thu., Feb. 12, 2009
Feb. 2-8 $10,000
Tue., Jan. 20, 2009
Monday’s Lotto: 6-8-17-29-38-39 No winner. Next jackpot: $6.2 million
Tue., Jan. 13, 2009
NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Even in these tough economic times, many people are feeling lucky. More than half of all states with lotteries have reported rising sales over the past six …
Thu., Oct. 18, 2007
A lottery designed to help low-income people get housing vouchers suffered several setbacks during its debut Wednesday, as its phone system failed and a press release sent applicants to a …
Wed., April 24, 1996
Does a mystery man in California hold the missing ticket to Washington state’s unclaimed $6 million Lotto prize? Or, on a happier note, do you? Whoever has the single winner …