Jackson retailer sells winning Mega Millions ticket

March 2, 2015

The Wyoming Lottery Corporation today reported that one player won $1,000 in the Mega Millions® drawing on Fri., Feb. 27. Loaf n’ Jug, located on 397 West Broadway in Jackson, sold the winning ticket on Feb. 25.

The winner bought the $1 Mega Millions ticket and paid the extra dollar for the Megaplier, increasing their initial winnings from $500 to a $1,000. The winning numbers for Friday’s Mega Millions drawing were 7, 49, 53, 60, 64, and 4. The Megaplier was 2x. So far, 245,859 WyoLotto players have won a total of $1,341,568 since the launch of the lottery in August 2014.

The jackpot for Mega Millions is now an estimated $15 million and the Powerball® jackpot is worth an estimated $90 million. 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. 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. Ticket sales close at 7:59 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 by calling toll free 1-855-995-6886 (855-WY-LOTTO).  Players can also subscribe to receive WyoLotto winning numbers notifications by email. For more information, visit www.wyolotto.com/signup. Retailers are authorized to pay up to $599 in prizes. 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.