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8/21/2014 - Mega Millions Jackpot Reaches $180 Million


Washington residents, let your imaginations run wild—the Mega Millions jackpot has reached $180 million! That's enough money to buy the population of Spokane (approx. 210,721 people) a night's stay at an exotic underwater hotel in the tropics (up to $854).


The jackpot reached $180 million after the drawing on Wednesday, August 20. The next Mega Millions drawing will take place on Friday, August 22, at 8:00 p.m.


Mega Millions tickets for Friday's $180 million drawing are available for purchase at Washington's Lottery retail locations until 7:45 p.m. that evening. You can find Washington's Lottery retail locations here.

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8/18/2014 - Washington's Lottery Introduces New $10 "WSU" Scratch Ticket, Giving Fans a Chance to Take Their Team Spirit All the Way to Pasadena

Pullman, Washington (August 18, 2014)—Washington's Lottery, Washington State Athletics, and IMG have teamed up to release the new $10 "WSU" Scratch ticket. This ticket gives college football fans the opportunity to win up to $200,000 in cash, or exciting second-chance prize package trips to the Apple Cup in Pullman on November 29, 2014 and to Rose Bowl Stadium in Pasadena, CA. "WSU" Scratch is available starting today at Washington's Lottery retailers.

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