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Illinois lottery has 1 winner in $4 million jackpot

Illinois LotteryIllinois Lottery: Illinois lottery has 1 winner in $4 million jackpot

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. — The Illinois State Lottery says one player matched all six numbers in Monday night's Lotto drawing, earning a prize of $4 million.

The lottery says the winning ticket was purchased at a mini mart in Mapleton, a village near Peoria. The Lotto grand prize for Wednesday night's drawing resets to $2 million.

Also on Monday, 26 players matched five of the six winning numbers and will receive second prizes of $606.50 apiece.

Another 1,117 players matched four of the six winning numbers - good for third prizes of $25.50.

The winning numbers from Monday night's drawing were: seven, 14, 21, 29, 32 and 40.

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ThatScaryChick's avatar - AbnSTiA

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Posted: February 24, 2009, 2:05 pm - IP Logged

Congrats to the winner!

"No one remembers the person who almost climbed the mountain, only the person who eventually gets to the top."

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    Posted: February 24, 2009, 6:49 pm - IP Logged

    Congrats to the winner!

    I Agree!

    Congrats to the winners-jackpot and non-jackpot....

    good for third prizes of $25.50

    It darned on me the third price was $25.50?  Men IL needs to do better than that. Oh yah its a state draw.

    Party

      time*treat's avatar - radar

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      Posted: February 24, 2009, 10:34 pm - IP Logged

      "The Illinois State Lottery says one player matched all six numbers inMonday night's Lotto drawing, earning a prize of $4 million."

      Earning -- as in not obligated to "share" it with people who think they are more deserving, needy, or that the holder of the winning ticket simply has the misfortune of having at least one parent in common with. Wink

      In neo-conned Amerika, bank robs you.
      Alcohol, Tobacco, and Firearms should be the name of a convenience store, not a govnoment agency.

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        Posted: February 24, 2009, 11:29 pm - IP Logged

        Well it aint me so congrats to the winner. There were alot of lower tier prize winners......wow

        Oogle  waiting patiently for my jackpot

          fast eddie's avatar - lasvegas2
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          Posted: February 25, 2009, 6:46 pm - IP Logged

          they didn't mention my $3.00 prize i won for having 3 numbers correct. Smile

          "Money won is twice as sweet as money earned"