MADISON, Wis. — It was a nice night in Nekoosa. A $50,000 Powerball winning ticket was sold at Kwik Trip on 251 Hwy 251 13 South for the Wednesday, March 29, 2023, drawing. The winning ticket matched four of five numbers (4-9-24-46-66) plus the Powerball (7).
Multiple Powerball winning tickets have been sold in Wisconsin this month. A pair of $50,000 Powerball winning tickets were purchased in Oconto Falls and Twin Lakes for the March 22nd drawing, and a $150,000 winning Powerball ticket was sold at Kwik Trip in Sparta for the March 4th drawing. The $150,000 winner matched four of five numbers and the Powerball. It also included the $1 Power Play turning a $50,000 winning ticket into $150,000 because the Power Play multiplier was 3X.
Players have 180 days from the draw date to claim their winnings. Information on how to claim a prize is available at wilottery.com/winners/claim-prize. All winning Lottery tickets need to be signed. Lottery tickets are bearer instruments; whoever signs the back of the ticket is considered the rightful owner.
Wisconsin Lottery retailers who sell winning tickets over $599 receive a two percent Retailer Performance Winning Ticket Incentive, up to $100,000.
The estimated Powerball jackpot for the Saturday, April 1st drawing is $147 million. The odds of winning a $50,000 Powerball prize are 1:913,130, while the odds of winning the Powerball jackpot are 1:292,201,338. Powerball drawings are Mondays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays at 9:59 p.m. Tickets must be purchased before 9 p.m. to be included in a drawing. Powerball tickets are $2 per play with the option to buy the Power Play feature for an additional dollar.