Powerball updates changes to starting jackpot amount, minimum jackpot roll increases

April 3, 2020

Guaranteed starting jackpot amounts, minimum jackpot increase eliminated

Per the national Powerball® Product Group of the Multi State Lottery Association, the game will change following the April 8, 2020 drawing. The Powerball Product Group stated that the advertised jackpot amounts will now be based on game sales and interest rates, and guaranteed jackpot amounts and minimum jackpot increases will be eliminated.

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Powerball changes starting jackpot amount, minimum jackpot roll increases

March 26, 2020

March 26, 2020 – Per the national Powerball® Product Group announcement on March 25, 2020, the game will change following the next Grand Prize win. The Powerball Product Group stated that these changes will ensure the game continues to support good causes in all 48 U.S. lottery jurisdictions.

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WyoLotto’s COVID-19 Response

March 16, 2020

Offices closed until further notice

March 16, 2020 – The spread of COVID-19 is affecting every one of us, even here in Wyoming. We put our players, staff and supporters first, and we want to make sure we are following all precautions recommended by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the Wyoming Department of Health (WDH). Our entire team wants to assure everyone that we are constantly monitoring the situation.
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Cowboy Draw jackpot at $500K!

February 13, 2020

Right now may be the best time for Wyoming to thaw off their cars and go get a Cowboy Draw® ticket! The jackpot has now warmed up to half a million dollars. That could buy 10,000 really nice heated blankets. 

Cowboy Draw tickets also make great Valentine’s Day gifts. “We have seen many winners of $1,000 and more from a ticket given to them as a gift,” said Jon Clontz, CEO of the Wyoming Lottery Corporation.

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Powerball Jackpot at $321 million

January 17, 2020

Powerball’s® jackpot is growing to levels the nation hasn’t seen in months. The jackpot is now at $321 million, which is a cash value of $218.7 million. This jackpot is the highest it’s been since June 1, 2019 at $350 million, which was hit in North Carolina. 

The record for Powerball’s jackpot was on January 13, 2016 when it was $1.5 billion and three winners split the pot. 

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