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DATE: Friday, August 22, 2014
CONTACT: Sally Lunsford 785-296-5708
sally.lunsford@kslottery.net

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 - $96.6 million
Mega Millions - Franklin County Resident - March 2012 - $218.6 million
Hot Lotto - Lori Boyle, Independence - July 2007 - $12.9 million
Super Kansas Cash - Tamera Shuler, Topeka - December 2006 - $3.14 million

For more information on games, promotions, winning numbers, and unclaimed prizes, or to join the free Kansas Lottery Players Club, visit www.kslottery.com.

 

 




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