Madison, WI -- A $50,000 Powerball winning ticket was sold in Hudson for the Saturday, November 4 drawing. The lucky ticket, which matched four of five winning numbers (1-28-30-34-52) plus the Powerball (6), was purchased at County Market on 2310 Crest View Dr.
"It feels good to sell a big, winning ticket," said County Market Store Director, Steve Troska.
Troska added, "It's great for our community and it gives some enjoyment for our players to know they have a shot at winning when they buy tickets from our store."
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. Players can also check their tickets by using the Wisconsin Lottery mobile app, available on the App Store or Google Play.
Wisconsin Lottery retailers who sell winning tickets over $599 receive a two percent Retailer Performance Winning Ticket Incentive, up to $100,000.
Powerball's top prize is rising again. The estimated jackpot for Wednesday night's drawing is $196 million.
The odds of winning a $50,000 Powerball prize are 1:913,130 and the odds of winning the Powerball jackpot are 1:292,201,338.
Powerball drawings are Monday, Wednesday, and Saturday 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.
ABOUT THE WISCONSIN LOTTERY
The Wisconsin Lottery enriches communities statewide by giving back 93 percent of its revenue to winners, retailers, and Wisconsin homeowners. Since 1988, the Wisconsin Lottery has generated:
- More than $18 billion in total revenue
- Over $10.2 billion in prizes paid
- More than $5.4 billion in funding for property tax credits to eligible Wisconsin homeowners.