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Powerball jackpot soars to $750 million

March 22nd, 2024 by WCBC Radio

An estimated jackpot of $750 million in Powerball after no ticket matched all six numbers to nab the grand prize Wednesday. The last Powerball jackpot win was on Jan. 1 by a single ticket in Michigan. That prize was worth $842.4 million. Powerball tickets, which cost $2 per play, are sold in 45 states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands. The overall odds of winning a prize are 1 in 24.9. The odds of winning the jackpot are 1 in 292.2 million. The next drawing will be on Saturday, March 23.