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Jannuary 24, 2020


POWERBALL® jackpot approaching $400 Million

Tonight’s POWERBALL® jackpot has an estimated annuity of $373 million.

Dover, DE — With no winning tickets sold this past Wednesday, the POWERBALL® jackpot is now up to $373 million—the highest it has been since last March.

“As the excitement to win the first POWERBALL® jackpot of 2020 grows, we would like to remind everyone to play responsibly,” said Vernon Kirk, Director of the Delaware Lottery.

The last POWERBALL® jackpot was hit on November 2 in California.

POWERBALL® drawings are held every Wednesday and Saturday at 10:59 PM EST. Tickets for tonight’s drawing are on sale until 9:45 PM EST.

If you or someone you know has a gambling problem, call the Delaware Gambling Helpline at 1-888-850-888, or visit the Delaware Council on Gambling Problems, Inc. website at Free professional, and confidential assistance is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

About the Delaware Lottery:
Since the start of operations in 1975, the Delaware Lottery has contributed $5.4 billion to the state’s General Fund to help finance needed state services that benefit everyone in Delaware. The Lottery offers a variety of games: POWERBALL®, MEGA MILLIONS®, LOTTO AMERICA®, MULTI-WIN LOTTO, LUCKY FOR LIFE®, PLAY 3, PLAY 4, Keno®, Sports Lottery and Instant Games, iGaming, Video Lottery and Table Games. Delaware Lottery game and promotional details are available at, at licensed locations, and from the Lottery’s office in Dover.

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