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Feb 26, 2015, 11:45 ET

Pennsylvania Highlights Problem Gambling Awareness, Resources

 To recognize March as National Problem Gambling Awareness Month, the state departments of Drug and Alcohol Programs (DDAP) and Agriculture...

Feb 26, 2015, 09:30 ET

PA Lottery Cash 5 Ticket Worth $450,000 Sold in Philadelphia

 One jackpot-winning Pennsylvania Lottery Cash 5 ticket worth $450,000 from the Wednesday, Feb. 25, drawing was sold at PJP Marketplace, 537...

Feb 17, 2015, 09:47 ET

Pennsylvania Match 6 Lotto Jackpot-Winning Ticket Worth $500,000 Sold in Westmoreland County

 One jackpot-winning Match 6 Lotto ticket worth $500,000 from the Feb. 16 drawing was sold at SHOP 'n SAVE, 600 Willowbrook Plaza, Belle...

Feb 17, 2015, 09:42 ET

Pennsylvania Jackpot-Winning Cash 5 Tickets Sold in Schuylkill and Fayette Counties

 Two jackpot-winning Cash 5 tickets worth a total of $675,000 were sold in Fayette and Schuylkill counties for the Feb. 13 and Feb. 15...

Feb 13, 2015, 11:06 ET

Pennsylvania Match 6 Lotto Jackpot-Winning Ticket Worth $2 Million Sold in Butler County

 One jackpot-winning Match 6 Lotto ticket worth $2 million from the Feb. 12 drawing was sold at Rite Aid, 221 Grove City Road, Slippery Rock,...

Feb 12, 2015, 14:22 ET

Two Winning PA Lottery Tickets Sold in Philadelphia Soon to Expire

Pennsylvania Lottery players, check your tickets: two prize-winning tickets sold in Philadelphia are nearing their one-year expiration dates. They...

Feb 12, 2015, 10:27 ET

Powerball Tickets Worth $2 Million and $1 Million Sold in Lycoming, Delaware Counties

 Two Powerball® tickets, one worth $2 million and one worth $1 million, were sold in Lycoming and Delaware counties for the Wednesday,...

Feb 11, 2015, 10:58 ET

Powerball Jackpot Grows Again to $500 Million

Strong ticket sales have resulted in yet another boost to tonight's Powerball® jackpot: it now has a $500 million annuity value or $337.8...

Feb 10, 2015, 12:51 ET

Brisk Sales Push Powerball Jackpot to $485 Million for Feb. 11 Drawing

The Powerball® jackpot today was increased to a $485 million annuity value, or a $327.7 million cash prize, for the Wednesday, Feb. 11,...

Feb 09, 2015, 10:29 ET

Pennsylvania Lottery Cash 5 Jackpot Shared by Four Tickets

 A more than $800,000 Cash 5 jackpot for the Sunday, Feb. 8, drawing was shared by four winning tickets. Each ticket correctly matched all five...

Feb 06, 2015, 13:10 ET

Powerball Jackpot Boosted to $380 Million for Feb. 7 Drawing

Thanks to strong ticket sales, the Powerball® jackpot today was increased to a $380 million annuity value, or a $256.8 million cash prize, for...

Feb 06, 2015, 09:57 ET

Triple Zeroes Drawn in PICK 3 Evening Game

 The Pennsylvania Lottery's PICK 3 evening drawing winning numbers were 0-0-0 on Thursday, Feb. 5, 2015, resulting in a total payout of...

Feb 05, 2015, 10:11 ET

Powerball Jackpot Rolls to $360 Million; Ticket Worth $2 Million Sold in Pittsburgh

Before the Powerball® jackpot rolled to a $360 million annuity value for the Saturday, Feb. 7, drawing, one Powerball ticket worth $2 million...

Feb 04, 2015, 13:03 ET

Current Powerball Jackpot is Largest in Nearly One Year

Pennsylvania Lottery retailers are reporting brisk ticket sales for tonight's $317 million Powerball® drawing, featuring the game's largest...

Feb 03, 2015, 11:27 ET

PA Lottery Cash 5 Ticket Worth $600,000 Sold in Dauphin County

One jackpot-winning Pennsylvania Lottery Cash 5 ticket worth $600,000 from the Monday, Feb. 2, drawing was sold at Souders Mini-Market, 1100...

Jan 29, 2015, 09:33 ET

PA Lottery Cash 5 Ticket Worth $600,000 Sold in Allegheny County

One jackpot-winning Pennsylvania Lottery Cash 5 ticket worth $600,000 from the Wednesday, Jan. 28, drawing was sold at American Thrift Center, 1806...

Jan 23, 2015, 13:12 ET

Pennsylvania Lottery's The Daily Number, BIG 4 and Quinto to Become the PICK Family of Games; New PICK 2 Game to Launch

Pennsylvania Lottery players, get ready for the dawn of a new era: the PICK family of games will launch on Jan. 27. - PICK 2, a new,...

Jan 20, 2015, 09:35 ET

Powerball Tickets Worth $1 Million Each Sold in Eastern Pennsylvania

 Before the Powerball® jackpot rolled to $208 million for the Wednesday, Jan. 21, drawing, two Powerball tickets worth $1 million each...

Jan 15, 2015, 09:19 ET

PA Lottery Cash 5 Ticket Worth $600,000 Sold in Delaware County

One jackpot-winning Pennsylvania Lottery Cash 5 ticket worth $600,000 from the Wednesday, Jan. 14, drawing was sold at Giant Food Store, 300 E....

Jan 12, 2015, 11:50 ET

PA Lottery Cash 5 Ticket Worth $225,000 Sold in Pittsburgh

One jackpot-winning Pennsylvania Lottery Cash 5 ticket worth $225,000 from the Friday, Jan. 9, drawing was sold at Two Louie's Market, 1233 Penn...