Michigan Lottery: Wayne County woman wins $1.2M Lotto 47 jackpot
A Wayne County woman’s dream of winning $1 million came true after winning a $1.2 million jackpot playing the Michigan Lottery’s Lotto 47 game. The lucky player, who chose to remain anonymous, won the big prize when she matched all six Lotto 47 numbers drawn Jan. 9: 13-14-16-29-31-35. She bought the winning ticket at the Citgo gas station, located at 15551 11 Mile Road in Battle Creek. “I was heading to the casino to celebrate my birthday and stopped to purchase a Lotto 47 ticket,” said the player. Each Lotto 47 play is only $1.
Michigan Lottery: Oakland County man wins $2M on scratch off ticket
An Oakland County man got the biggest surprise of his life when he won $2 million playing the Michigan Lottery’s Hit The Jackpot instant game. "For whatever reason, I decided to give one $20 ticket a try that day. Each $20 ticket offers players a chance to win prizes ranging from $20 up to $2 million. More than $33 million in prizes remain, including one $2 million top prize, 30 $5,000 prizes, and 194 $1,000 prizes. In 2019, Lottery players won more than $1.2 billion playing instant games.
Michigan Lottery: Saginaw man wins $1M Powerball prize
Patience paid off – to the tune of $1 million – for a Saginaw man who regularly plays Powerball. Richard Martinez, 72, matched the five white balls – 05-12-34-45-56 – in the Aug. 15 drawing to win the big prize. Powerball plays may be purchased for $2 each at Lottery retailers across the state and online at MichiganLottery.com. A “Power Play” option that multiplies non-jackpot prizes by up to 10 times to a maximum of $2 million may be added to any Powerball play for only $1. The Powerball drawing takes place at 10:59 p.m. on Wednesday and Saturday and may be watched live online at: http://www.powerball.com.
Michigan Lottery: Ypsilanti man wins $2M on ‘Jackpot’ scratch off ticket game
Testing his luck paid off for an Ypsilanti man who won $2 million playing the Michigan Lottery’s Hit the Jackpot instant game. The lucky player, who chose to remain anonymous, bought his winning ticket at the Ypsi In N Out, located at 1100 Share Avenue in Ypsilanti. Players have won more than $32 million playing Hit the Jackpot, which launched in June. More than $41 million in prizes remain, including two $2 million top prizes, 37 $5,000 prizes, and 226 $1,000 prizes. In 2019, Lottery players won more than $1.2 billion playing instant games.
Michigan Lottery: Man hits $2M jackpot on scratch off ticket
“I was sure that I wasn’t seeing it right.”The player bought his winning ticket at the Speedway gas station, located at 5173 Broadmoor Avenue Southeast in Kentwood. Players have won more than $69 million playing $2,000,000 Bonus, which launched in June 2019. Each $20 ticket offers players a chance to win prizes ranging from $20 up to $2 million. More than $4 million in prizes remain, including five $5,000 prizes, and 56 $1,000 prizes. In 2019, Lottery players won more than $1.2 billion playing instant games.
Michigan man wins $2M lottery after clerk gives him wrong ticket
EASTPOINTE, Mich. – A man in suburban Detroit was given the wrong lottery ticket. The Michigan Lottery said the man stopped at a gas station in Eastpointe, Michigan, to put air in a tire. "The clerk handed me the $20 ticket by mistake. I am sure glad I did!” the man said in a statement released Tuesday by the Lottery. He decided to take a lump sum of about $1.3 million instead of $2 million spread over many years, the Lottery said.