National Take a Chance Day Produces Trio of Lotto Wins

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April 24, 2019


National Take a Chance Day Produces Trio of Lotto Wins

Waukesha and Whitefish Bay split Badger jackpot, Mega Millions prize won in Rothschild


MADISON, Wis. – On a day that included Wisconsin’s record Powerball payout, it was fitting that National Take a Chance Day (April 23) also produced a trio of Lotto wins.


Badger 5 saw a pair of $102,000 jackpot winners on tickets sold at Kwik Trip (2530 N. Grandview Blvd.) in Waukesha and Sendik’s Food Market (500 E. Silver Spring Dr.) in Whitefish Bay. The two lucky players matching the winning numbers of (2, 4, 12, 23, and 31) will each receive $51,000. The odds of matching all five numbers to win the Badger 5 jackpot are 1 in 169,911.


WINsconsin also had a $10,000 Mega Millions prize won Tuesday. The player matched four-of-five numbers (7, 23, 30, 48, and 67) plus the Mega Ball (9) on a ticket sold at the R-Store (1790 County Hwy XX) in Rothschild. The odds of matching that combination are 1 in 931,002. 


Ticket holders have 180 days from the drawing date to claim their prize in person at the Madison or Milwaukee Lottery Office or by mail to the Madison Lottery Office.


The Wisconsin Lottery enriches communities statewide by giving back 93 percent of its revenue to winners, retailers, and Wisconsin homeowners. Of each dollar spent on the Wisconsin Lottery, 57 cents goes back to prizes, 30 cents to property tax credits, seven cents to operations and six cents to retailers. Since 1988, the Wisconsin Lottery generated:


•           More than $14.5 billion in total revenue

•           Over $8.2 billion in prizes paid

•           More than $4.3 billion in funding for property tax credits to eligible Wisconsin homeowners


For more about the Wisconsin Lottery, visit The Wisconsin Lottery is on social media via Facebook and YouTube (/wilottery) and Twitter and Instagram (@wilottery).



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