A Billion and a Half Dollars, the Winners and the Losers

When hear people talking about it being $1.5 Billion, what are they talking about?

  • The Powerball Jackpot – WINNER
  • Worldwide Revue from the new Star Wars movie – WINNER
  • The cost to fix the Flint Water Crisis – LOSER
  • All of the above

The answer is all of the above. Each one of those items has a dollar amount of $1.5 Billion attached to it.



A local non-profit takes bottled water to help get clean drinking water to the residents who are facing a devastating situation.

Are you a winner, the winning Powerball numbers for Wednesday are 08-27-34-04-19. The Powerball is 10.

Dear Crabby talks about the lottery and a Rochester man wins $1,000,000.00 for last weeks drawing.

Michael Dwyer talked about the new Star Wars movie two weeks ago.

There are five new millionaires thanks to the Michigan Lottery’s Powerball game.

Five lucky players matched the first five numbers – 04-08-19-27-34 – in Wednesday night’s drawing to win a $1 million prize. The winning tickets were bought at:

  • D&W, located at 6425 28th Street Southeast in Grand Rapids
  • Horton Depot, located at 389 South Moscow Road in Horton
  • Freedom Valu Center, located at 405 North Stephenson Avenue in Iron Mountain
  • Admiral gas station, located at 805 South Mitchell Street in Cadillac
  • Beacon & Bridge Market, located at 820 North Saginaw Street in Holly

Wednesday night’s $1.586 billion Powerball jackpot had Lottery players swarming retailers for a chance at the world-record prize. None of the 18.8 million tickets purchased in Michigan matched the jackpot-winning numbers.

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