Powerball Jackpot Climbs to $192 Million, Michigan Lottery Players Head to Stores

Michigan Lottery PowerballPowerball players are heading to the 11,000 Michigan Lottery retailers around the state as anticipation builds for one of the game’s largest jackpots of 2014. Players are eager for a chance to buy the winning ticket for Wednesday’s Powerball jackpot that currently stands at $192 million. The cash value of the jackpot is $114.8 million.

The current jackpot of $192 million is the second largest Powerball jackpot of 2014. In February, B. Raymond Buxton, of northern California, claimed this year’s largest jackpot of $425.3 million. He chose to take a one-time lump sum payment of more than $242 million.

Tomorrow’s Powerball drawing will take place at 10:59 p.m. Tickets for the drawing must be purchased before 9:45 p.m.

Powerball plays may be purchased for $2 each. A “Power Play” option that can multiply non-jackpot prizes by up to five times may be added to any Powerball play for only $1.

The Powerball drawing may be watched live on the Lottery’s network of stations: WBKB-TV 11 (CBS), WDIV-TV 4 (NBC), WNEM-TV 5 (CBS), WXSP-TV (MyNetwork TV), WLAJ-TV 53 (ABC), WLUC-TV 6 (NBC/FOX) and WGTU-TV 29/WGTQ-TV 8 (ABC). Additionally, the drawing may be watched online at: www.powerballlive.com/powerball.

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