Powerball jackpot hits $300 million for last 2015 drawing
LANSING, Mich. – Was your resolution in 2015 to become a multi-millionaire? You have one more chance to make it tonight.
The Powerball jackpot drawing for Wednesday night has climbed to over $300 million. According to the Michigan Lottery, this is the third-largest Powerball jackpot in 2015. In February, three tickets in North Carolina, Puerto Rico and Texas split a $564 million jackpot. In September, Julie Leach of Three Rivers, Michigan won $310 million. Four players in Michigan have won $1 million this year.
Tickets are $2 each at lottery retailers around the state. Ticket sales end at 9:45pm Wednesday. The drawing can be watched at http://www.powerballlive.com/powerball or we’ll have them on FOX 17 News at 10:00pm.