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DATE: Wednesday, February 12, 2014
CONTACT: Sally Lunsford 785-296-5708
Powerball Jackpot Climbs to $284 Million for Tonight's
Kansas Lottery players are playing for a life-changing Powerball
jackpot tonight. Any ticket that matches all numbers will win or
share an estimated $284 million jackpot. The cash option on
the jackpot is estimated at $162.7 million. If the jackpot
were to be won in Kansas by a single ticket, the winner would take
home approximately $113.89 million, after taxes.
The Powerball jackpot has been rolling since a $71.5 million
jackpot was hit in Missouri on Christmas Day.
Also rolling, the Hot Lotto jackpot, which stands at an
estimated $3.37 million for tonight. Taxes on Hot Lotto
jackpots are paid by the Lottery, so the winner would receive the
entire advertised amount of the jackpot.
Hitting the Super Kansas Cash jackpot tonight would win a player
approximately $440,000. Super Kansas Cash jackpots are paid in a
single cash lump sum, minus taxes.
No one captured the Mega Millions jackpot last night, so the
jackpot rolls to an estimated $139 million for Friday night's
To have winning numbers delivered to their e-mail address,
players can join the free Kansas Lottery Players Club by visiting