Check your tickets, Wyoming! WyoLotto player wins big with $40,000 Powerball ticket.

June 25, 2015

The Wyoming Lottery Corporation reported that a WyoLotto player won $40,000 in the Powerball® drawing on Wednesday, June 24. The ticket represents the biggest Powerball win for WyoLotto since the game was introduced in Wyoming in August 2014. So, if you purchased a ticket at Big Cup located at 506 East Converse in Moorcroft where the winning ticket was sold, just maybe you’re the winning WyoLotto player.

The winning numbers for Wednesday’s Powerball drawing were 3, 5, 10, 22, 32, and 7 with a Power Play of 4x. So far, 473,181 WyoLotto players have won a total of $4,477,390 since the August 2014 launch of the lottery.

With the addition of the new in-state game, WyoLotto players have more chances to win a jackpot! The Mega Millions® jackpot is now at an estimated $64 million, the Powerball jackpot is now at an estimated $50 million, and the Cowboy Draw® jackpot is now at $300,000.

Mega Millions tickets cost $1 for each play, plus $1 for the Megaplier. Mega Millions drawings are held every Tuesday and Friday at 9 p.m. and ticket sales close at 8 p.m. Powerball tickets cost $2 for each play, plus an additional $1 for Power Play. Powerball drawings are held every Wednesday and Saturday at 8:59 p.m., and ticket sales close at 7:59 p.m. The Cowboy Draw tickets cost $5 with two chances to win. The drawings for Cowboy Draw are held every Monday and Thursday at 2 p.m.

To find out if you have won, check your numbers online at wyolotto.com, take your ticket to any official WyoLotto retailer, or call toll free 1-855-995-6886 (855-WY-LOTTO). To receive updates and notifications about the upcoming drawings, visit info.wyolotto.com/signup.

If you won, retailers are authorized to pay up to $599 in prizes, but prizes over $600 must be processed through lottery headquarters in Cheyenne either in person or by mail. See www.wyolotto.com for details. Please remember that the ticket is your property and you need to sign it. Payment of any prize shall be made as directed by the person(s) whose signature(s) appears on the back of the ticket.

# # #

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Contact: Robin Reining • Wyoming Lottery Corporation
Phone: 307-459-0583 robin@warehousetwentyone.com