DENVER (CBS4) – The Colorado Lottery says since no one has yet won the Mega Millions jackpot, it is now sitting at $615 million. The next drawing is Tuesday.
Breaking news! The Mega Millions jackpot for Tuesday night was just increased to $615 MILLION. How high will it go? Nobody knows! pic.twitter.com/gbiqHO066I
— Colorado Lottery (@ColoLottery) January 11, 2021
On Wednesday, a drawing will be held for the Powerball Jackpot which is an estimated $550 million. This could be the 9th largest jackpot in Powerball history, and the highest Powerball jackpot since March 2019.READ MORE: What Is Sweetwater Lake, A 'Hidden Gem' That's Soon-To-Be Colorado's 43rd State Park?
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Colorado Lottery officials say two people did win big over the weekend playing the Powerball and Colorado Lotto+ with $100,000 and $250,000 winning tickets.