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DATE: Friday, August 22, 2014
CONTACT: Sally Lunsford 785-296-5708
Hot Weekend with Hot Jackpots!
Kansas Lottery players hope their luck is as hot as the weather
this weekend! Those dreaming of winning a jackpot have a
chance to win some big money:
- The Mega Millions jackpot has rolled to an estimated $180
million for Friday night, with a cash option of $107 million.
- In Saturday night's drawing, anyone who matches all numbers in
Powerball will win an estimated $70 million jackpot, with a cash
option of $42.7 million.
- Hot Lotto continues to roll and Saturday's jackpot is estimated
at $11.02 million. Hot Lotto jackpots are paid in a cash lump sum,
with the Lottery paying the initial income withholding taxes.
- The Super Kansas Cash jackpot for Saturday is estimated at
$390,000, also paid in a cash lump sum.
The Kansas Lottery has a selling location at the Blacktop
Nationals Classic Car & Motorcycle Event in Wichita August
22-24 and invites event participants to stop by the lottery trailer
to purchase their tickets.
Lottery Tidbit: Largest Jackpots Won in Kansas by Game:
Powerball - Donald Damon, Great Bend - November 2009 -
Mega Millions - Franklin County Resident - March 2012 - $218.6
Hot Lotto - Lori Boyle, Independence - July 2007 - $12.9
Super Kansas Cash - Tamera Shuler, Topeka - December 2006 - $3.14
For more information on games, promotions, winning numbers, and
unclaimed prizes, or to join the free Kansas Lottery Players Club,