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DATE: Tuesday, July 02, 2013
CONTACT: Sally Lunsford 785-296-5708
Lottery Announces Winning Ticket Number in Firecracker 50/50
The Kansas Lottery today announced the winning ticket number in
the Firecracker 50/50 raffle drawing. The holder of the winning
ticket will receive a jackpot of $149,360. The winning number
The winning ticket must match this number exactly. The
winning ticket was sold in northeast Kansas, which
includes these 21 counties: Marshall, Nemaha, Brown,
Doniphan, Riley, Pottawatomie, Jackson, Atchison, Geary, Wabaunsee,
Shawnee, Jefferson, Leavenworth, Wyandotte, Johnson, Osage,
Douglas, Franklin, Miami, Morris, and Lyon (northern half).
The Firecracker 50/50 raffle is a "winner takes all" game.
A single lucky ticket will win the entire jackpot, which is an
amount equal to half of all ticket sales in the game. The Lottery
sold 14,936 of the $20 tickets, which brought total sales to
$298,720, making the jackpot $149,360.
The winner must retain and present the original ticket to claim
the jackpot prize. The holder of the winning ticket has 365 days
from today to claim the ticket at Lottery headquarters.
Tickets in the Firecracker 50/50 raffle went on sale April 1,
2013. For more information on the game, visit Firecracker