ROSEVILLE, Minn. — Somebody had a good story to tell Monday when co-workers asked "How was your weekend?"
A Powerball ticket sold at the Speedway Convenience Store, 11872 Round Lake Boulevard, matched the first five numbers in Saturday's drawing. That makes the person holding that ticket $1 million richer.
The winning numbers were 2-9-17-36-67, and the Powerball number was 18.
Speedway gets $50,000 for selling the winning ticket.
There were other significant winners Saturday night. A Northstar Cash ticket sold at Winner's Corner in Newport matched the $91,126 jackpot numbers, and a Powerball ticket sold at Gas Plus #5 in Minneapolis is worth $50,000.
Since 1990, the Minnesota Lottery has generated more than $3 billion for programs that positively impact the lives of state residents. More than $1.2 billion has helped preserve, restore and protect Minnesota’s environment through the Environment and Natural Resources Trust Fund, Game and Fish Fund and the Natural Resources Fund. Another $1.8 billion has helped fund state programs, including education, public safety and health and human services.
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