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DATE: Friday, August 2, 2013
CONTACT: Karie Lowe (785) 296-5744
Big Jackpots Going into the Weekend - Powerball an Estimated
After having two $1 million Powerball winners in Kansas within
the last two weeks, Kansas Lottery players are hoping to get lucky
and hit one of the big jackpots this weekend.
The Mega Millions jackpot for tonight's drawing is an estimated
$13 million with a cash option of $9 million. Mega Millions
drawings are held at 10 p.m. every Tuesday and Friday.
Players can purchase tickets until 8:59 p.m. on draw nights.
Powerball and Hot Lotto are both drawn every Wednesday and
Saturday. Tickets for both games can be purchased until 8:59
p.m. on draw nights. The estimated Powerball jackpot is $290
million with a cash option of $168.4 million for tomorrow night's
drawing. As of May 12, the Hot Lotto game now offers a cash
only jackpot with all state and federal income withholding taxes
being paid on the jackpot prize. Tomorrow night's Hot Lotto
jackpot is an estimated $7.31 million.
The Super Kansas Cash jackpot is climbing. Tomorrow
night's estimated jackpot is $510,000. Super Kansas Cash is
played every Monday, Wednesday and Saturday. Drawings are
held at approximately 9:10 p.m., and tickets can be purchased until
8:59 p.m. on draw nights. Super Kansas Cash is a Kansas-only
game and jackpots are paid in one lump sum.