Wisconsin powerball lottery
MADISON, Wis. – Friends Thomas Cook and Joseph Feeney shook hands in 1992, swearing if either one won the Powerball jackpot, they would split the winnings…no matter who bought the ticket. Tom, of Elk Mound, and Joe, of Menomonie, made good on that handshake when Tom realized a Powerball ticket he bought at Synergy Coop Exit 45 on 2100 County Rd. B in Menomonie for the June 10 drawing was the $22 Million jackpot winner.
After learning of the win, Tom called Joe to tell him the news and Joe, an avid fisherman, couldn’t quite believe it. “He called me and I said, ‘are you jerking my bobber?'” said Joe. Tom gave his two weeks-notice and retired upon learning of his win. Joe is previously retired from an area fire department.
Neither have any extravagant plans for the winnings but are looking forward to enjoying more family time. “We can pursue what we feel comfortable with. I can’t think of a better way to retire,” said Tom. They do look forward to some traveling. Previously, Tom, Joe, and their wives took a road trip together in a small PT Cruiser convertible. For future road trips, they plan to upgrade their vehicle.
“Congratulations to Tom, Joe, and their families,” exclaimed Wisconsin Lottery Director Cindy Polzin. “The power of friendship and a handshake has paid off. I’m thrilled for them—their lucky day has arrived!”
Choosing the cash option of approximately $16.7 Million, Tom and Joe each took home about $5.7 Million after federal and state taxes. This win is Wisconsin’s 18th Powerball jackpot since Wisconsin debuted the game in 1992. This is the first Wisconsin Powerball jackpot won since March 2019 when Wisconsin had a record-setting $768.4 Million jackpot winner. Wisconsin is now tied for fourth on the all-time list of most frequently winning states.MADISON, Wis. – Friends Thomas Cook and Joseph Feeney shook hands in 1992, swearing if either one won the Powerball jackpot, they would split the winnings…no matter who bought the ticket. Tom, of Elk Mound, and Joe, of Menomonie, made good on that handshake when Tom realized a Powerball ticket he bought at Synergy Coop Exit 45 on 2100 County Rd. B in Menomonie for the June 10 drawing was the $22 Million jackpot winner.
Wisconsin (WI) Powerball Numbers & Results
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Latest Wisconsin Powerball Results
Wisconsin Powerball Prize Amounts
|Numbers Correct||Prize||Power Play 2X||Power Play 3X||Power Play 4X||Power Play 5X||Power Play 10X|
|5 of 5 w/ Powerball||Grand Prize||Grand Prize||Grand Prize||Grand Prize||Grand Prize||Grand Prize|
|5 of 5||$1,000,000||$2,000,000||$2,000,000||$2,000,000||$2,000,000||$2,000,000|
|4 of 5 w/ Powerball||$50,000||$100,000||$150,000||$200,000||$250,000||$500,000|
|4 of 5||$100||$200||$300||$400||$500||$1,000|
|3 of 5 w/ Powerball||$100||$200||$300||$400||$500||$1,000|
|3 of 5||$7||$14||$21||$28||$35||$70|
|2 of 5 w/ Powerball||$7||$14||$21||$28||$35||$70|
|1 of 5 w/ Powerball||$4||$8||$12||$16||$20||$40|
|0 of 5 w/ Powerball||$4||$8||$12||$16||$20||$40|
Wisconsin Powerball FAQs
Can I buy a WI Powerball ticket online?
If you’re outside the U.S. or in Texas, California, Michigan, Minnesota, New Hampshire, Oregon, Washington or Pennsylvania you can purchase Powerball tickets through Lottery.com at play.lottery.com!
When is the Wisconsin Powerball?
Wisconsin Powerball drawings take place twice a week on Wednesdays and Saturdays.
What time is the Wisconsin Powerball drawing?
How much is the WI Powerball jackpot?
Powerball jackpots roll over until there is a winner or multiple winners. Once one or multiple winners have hit the grand prize, the Powerball resets to the minimum jackpot. You can find the latest Wisconsin Powerball jackpot amounts here on the Lottery.com Wisconsin Powerball Jackpots page.
Did anyone win the WI Powerball?
When Powerball resets to the minimum jackpot, it’s an indication that one or more players won in the most recent drawing.
What are the WI Powerball winning numbers?
View the latest Powerball winning numbers in the Lottery.com app or on the Lottery.com website following each drawing here on the Wisconsin Powerball Results page.
What are the odds of winning?
Higher than you think! The odds of winning a prize are 1 in 24.9.
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