$1,000,000 Powerball winner sold in eastern Idaho
BOISE, Idaho – Idaho has another million
dollar winning Powerball ticket and once again it is from the eastern side of
the Gem State. The Idaho Lottery has
confirmed one winning ticket matched all five of the first numbers from last
night´s $183.1 million Powerball draw and is worth $1 million. The winning ticket was sold at an Idaho
Lottery retail location in Bannock County.
The winning numbers were 11, 16, 33, 40, 41 and the Powerball was 34.
"We are encouraging everyone who played Powerball for
last night´s draw to check their tickets carefully for winners," said Jeff
Anderson, Idaho Lottery Director. "Too often we see players not match the
Powerball and think they do not have a winning ticket. In this case, the ticket
matched all five of the first numbers and is worth $1 million. "
Including the million dollar winning ticket, there were over
5,800 winning Powerball tickets in Idaho from last night´s draw. With no jackpot winner, the estimated jackpot
for Wednesday night is now $208 million.
The Idaho Lottery also encourages everyone to sign the back
of their tickets prior to presenting them for payment.
Last night´s million dollar winner has 180 days to claim
their prize from Idaho Lottery headquarters in Boise.
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Since their inception in 1989, the Idaho Lottery has sold over $2.3 billion in
products, awarded over $1.3 billion in prizes to players, returned more than
$136.5 million in retail commissions, and distributed $552.3 million in Lottery
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