Powerball prize now 10th largest after months without winner

Justin Greene
June 9, 2017

The Powerball jackpot has rolled over 19 times since the April 5 drawing.

Powerball tickets cost $2 and you can add the Power Play option for an additional $1.

To put this into perspective, the Kentucky Lottery claims that with this kind of money you could buy 7,500 Kentucky-produced Ford Expeditions or 156,250 Apple Laptops.

The jackpot for the US Powerball on Saturday, June 10, 2017 is now estimated to be US$435 million. The large jackpot is reaching record-breaking numbers and Powerball fever is swiftly returning to the nation. Players select five white numbers from (1 to 69) and one red ball (1 to 26) Tickets cost $2 each.

Across North Carolina, 48,673 tickets won prizes. You're more likely to get hit by lightning this year - 1 in 1.042 million, according to the National Weather Service.


All POWERBALL prizes are set payouts, except the jackpot. However, no players matched all six for the 18th drawing in a row.

That is worth $273.1 million cash.

Powerball is held in 44 states, the District of Columbia, the U.S. Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico.

Powerball tickets for tonight's drawing can be purchased throughout the state and online at MichiganLottery.com until 9:45 p.m. for $2 each.

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