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Powerball® Game Adds New Third Weekly Draw
Wednesday, Jul 28, 2021 - The additional Powerball draw will take place on Monday nights, with the first draw kicking off on Monday, August 23, 2021.
POWERBALL® BRINGS $50,000 PRIZE TO ELGIN PLAYER
Thursday, Jul 15, 2021 - Over 14,800 players won prizes in this draw, totaling over $161,500 in prizes for Illinois Powerball players.
$1.8 MILLION PAYDAY FOR PICK 4 PLAYERS
Thursday, Jul 08, 2021 - The Pick 4 game is an Illinois Lottery player favorite, in part because of the meaning behind the numbers selected by players when purchasing their game tickets.
ILLINOIS LOTTERY CELEBRATES HISTORIC MILESTONE OF FIRST INSTANT TICKET, 7-11-21®
Monday, Jun 28, 2021 - Illinois Lottery is giving its players more chances to win with seven “celebration-stops” at selected Illinois Lottery retailers across the State during the month of July.
DARIEN LOTTO TICKET WINS $1 MILLION PRIZE
Monday, Jun 28, 2021 - Illinois Lottery is giving its players more chances to win with seven “celebration-stops” at selected Illinois Lottery retailers across the State during the month of July.
A Line Up of 3's Brings Nearly $3 Million Dollars in Prizes to Pick 3 Players
Friday, Jun 25, 2021 - In the past 12 months, Pick 3 players have cashed in on nearly $200 million in prizes and Pick 4 players have cashed in on over $227 million in prizes.
WHERE IS THE ILLINOIS PLAYER WHO WON $56 MILLION?
Wednesday, Jun 23, 2021 - The Illinois Lottery is looking forward to celebrating this big win with the player and would like to remind the winner that they have 12 months from the date of the draw to claim their prize.
ILLINOIS LOTTERY PLAYER WINS $56 MILLION
Wednesday, Jun 09, 2021 - The winning ticket was purchased at Citgo Gas Station, located at 13830 S. Pulaski Road, in Crestwood, Illinois.
Genoa Lottery Player Wins Largest Quick Spot Jackpot
Wednesday, Jun 02, 2021 - This winning ticket was purchased at Butera Market at 4801 State St. in Genoa, Illinois.
ILLINOIS LOTTERY “DRAFTS” LOCAL BASKETBALL STAR, AYO DOSUNMU
Tuesday, Jun 01, 2021 - Lottery Partners With Dosunmu To Bring His Inspiring Stories Behind His Number Picks
Quick Pick Ticket Brings Rockford Lotto Player $1314 Prize
Wednesday, May 26, 2021 - The winning Lotto ticket was sold at the Circle K gas station at 1030 E. State St. in Rockford.
Mega Millions® Mania
Friday, May 21, 2021 - The Mega Millions® jackpot continues to roll and tonight’s top prize has reached over a half billion dollars- $515 million!
Illinois Lottery Introduces E-Claims
Thursday, May 20, 2021 - Players can access the e-claims portal on the Illinois Lottery website, through the When You Win page.
The Illinois Lottery Launches Quick Spot
Monday, May 17, 2021 - In just over six months in the market, players have bought over 7 million Fast Play tickets, generating over $30 million in sales revenue for the Illinois Lottery.
7-7-7-7 Brings Over $7 Million in Prizes to Pick 4 Players
Friday, May 14, 2021 - The number seven is no stranger to the spotlight and has been loved for a long time by Illinois Lottery players.
#RollRepeat: Mega Millions® Jackpot Reaches $430 Million
Wednesday, May 12, 2021 - This is the highest Mega Millions jackpot on offer since the historic jackpot run in January 2021.
$50,000 Powerball® Prizes Won In Northlake and Tuscola
Wednesday, May 05, 2021 - One winning ticket was sold at Graham’s BP gas station n Northlake and the other winning ticket was sold at Casey’s General Store in Tuscola, Illinois.
Biggest Week of Winning In History of Pick 4
Wednesday, Apr 21, 2021 - It all kicked off on Sunday, April 11 with the numbers 1-1-0-1 drawn that evening.
First-Ever $1 Million Lotto Jackpot 1 Win
Wednesday, Apr 14, 2021 - A Lotto ticket purchased at the BP gas station, at 10 E. Northbrook Dr., in Dwight, won the $1 million Lotto Millions Jackpot 1 on Saturday, April 10.
Illinois Lottery Players Win Back To Back Multi-Million Dollar Prizes
Wednesday, Apr 07, 2021 - This win-win brings more reasons to celebrate as players help support local businesses across the State.
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