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Michigan House OKs Bill To Allow Anonymous Lottery Winners

Michigan residents who win multi-state lotteries could remain anonymous under a bill moving through the Legislature.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/30/2015

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Keep Dreaming: Powerball Tickets In North Carolina, Puerto Rico, Texas Hit Jackpot

Three tickets matched all six numbers to split a $564.1 million Powerball jackpot.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/12/2015

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Don’t Forget A Ticket! Powerball Jackpot Reaches $485 Million

The cash option for Wednesday’s jackpot is nearly $328 million.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/11/2015

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Is Winning The Lottery The Only Way You Can Imagine Paying Off Debt?

Winning that lottery prize would mean paying off debt first for many Metro Detroiters.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/13/2015

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Audit: Michigan Stores Buying Players’ Winning Lottery Tickets

Some stores that sell lottery tickets are hitting the jackpot by buying winning tickets from desperate players at a discount, according to auditors who are urging a crackdown on the illegal practice.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/18/2014

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Audit: Stores Buying Winning Lottery Tickets From Players

Players apparently are willing to sell a winning ticket at a discount because they don’t want the state to learn their identity.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/18/2014

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Michigan Ends Welfare Benefits For More Than 800 Lottery Winners

More than 7,200 people who won at least $1,000 in the Michigan Lottery last year were living in households that received public assistance, according to a state report.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/24/2014

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$218,000 Michigan Lottery Prize Goes Unclaimed

The ticket was sold at the Garden City Fuel Stop last summer…

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/19/2014

Kelsey Zachow, 24, of Port Huron, is a Mega Millions jackpot winner. (credit: Ron Dewey/WWJ)

Michigan Mega Millions Winner Plans To Open No-Kill Animal Shelter

Friday the 13th turned out to be lucky for a 24-year-old Port Huron woman who bought a ticket worth $66M.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/31/2014

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