Coming this fall, you'll have another option for striking it rich with the Minnesota State Lottery. Executive Director Ed Van Petten says Minnesota is one of 22 states launching the new "Monopoly Millionaires' Club" game on October 19th.
Travis Rose of South Haven is the area's newest millionaire, thanks to the Minnesota State Lottery. Rose collected his check from lottery headquarters in Roseville on Monday, after winning the Million Dollar Payday scratch game.
It's been nearly a week and still no one has come forward with the winning tickets in the Minnesota State Lottery's Millionaire Raffle. The two $1 million winning tickets drawn on New Year's Day were sold in Stearns and Beltrami Counties.
The record Powerball jackpot just keeps rising. It now stands at $550 million after officials say brisk sales keep driving up the payout amount. The jackpot was boosted to $500 million on Tuesday and raised again Wednesday morning to $550 million.