Winning Ticket

Powerball (CBS)

$1M Powerball Prize Winner Bought Ticket In Round Lake

None of the three big winners in the $448 million Powerball jackpot were from the Chicago area, but there was at least one big prize in the far northern suburbs.

08/08/2013

Mega Millions

Co-Workers Claim They Are Being Excluded From Mega Millions Jackpot

No one has officially come forward yet to claim a $118 million jackpot on a lottery ticket sold at a Glenwood gas station two weeks ago, but there is already a legal fight over the money.

WBBM Newsradio–05/17/2012

Mega Millions Lottery Tickets (Credit: Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

$118M Mega Millions Ticket Sold In South Suburb

A Mega Millions game player who bought their ticket for Friday night’s drawing at a south suburban gas station is $118 million richer this morning.

05/05/2012

Mega Millions Lottery Tickets (Credit: Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

Record Lottery Sales Net Illinois Schools $31.5M

Illinois schools were also big winners in last week’s record Mega Millions game, hauling in more than $30 million as a result of record Lottery sales.

CBS Chicago–04/02/2012

A Customer Fills Out Choices For An Illinois Lottery Ticket Purchase. (Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

$200,000 Power Ball Ticket Sold On NW Side

Nobody hit the jackpot in Saturday night’s multi-state Power Ball drawing, but a $200,000 ticket was sold at a Northwest Side gas station.

09/25/2011

A Customer Fills Out Choices For An Illinois Lottery Ticket Purchase. (Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

$29.5M Lotto Ticket Claimed By Suburban Resident

Someone has now come forward to claim a winning lottery ticket purchased in the south suburbs in June.

08/06/2011

Stock Photo (AP)

Powerball Jackpot Ticket Sold In Indiana

Someone in Indiana is the winner of a $221.7 million jackpot in the Powerball Lottery.

CBS Chicago–04/07/2011

Illinois Lottery (Photo by Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

Chicago Man Nearly Let $9M Lotto Winnings Expire

A Southeast Side man recently came close to losing $9 million that he didn’t know he had.

CBS Chicago–03/24/2011

Mega Millions Lottery Tickets (Credit: Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

Gas Station Celebrates Mega Millions Winning Ticket

Employees at the Mobil gas station at 63rd and Drexel Streets are celebrating after they sold one of four second place Mega Millions tickets that were bought in Illinois.

WBBM Newsradio–01/05/2011