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CHICAGO – March 17 2012--The Mega Millions jackpot rolled Friday night to $241 million for Tuesday night’s drawing. Winning numbers for Friday’s drawing were: 28 - 29 - 43 - 51 - 53 and the Mega Ball number is 07.
Over the past 12 years, Mega Millions sales in Illinois have contributed an estimated $820 million to the Illinois Common School Fund and Capital Projects Fund.
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About Illinois Lottery
Founded in 1974, the Illinois Lottery has contributed over $17 billion to the state Common School Fund to assist K-12 public schools, as well as the Capital Projects Fund. Players must be at least 18 years old.