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POWERBALL Draw Closes In:

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Draws take place every Wednesday and Saturday after
draw entry closes at 7:00 p.m.

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MEGA Millions Draw Closes In:

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Draws take place every Tuesday and Friday after
draw entry closes at 7:45 p.m.

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SuperLotto Plus Draw Closes In:

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Draws take place every Wednesday and Saturday after
draw entry closes at 7:45 p.m.

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PRESS RELEASES

October, 2000

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October 27, 2000

Luck Runs High For San Lorenzo Couple On Big Spin® 2000 Show

SACRAMENTO -- California Lottery's "Big Spin® 2000" show airs Saturday, October 28, 2000, in twelve television markets statewide. Contestants on this week's show won a combined total of $202,500. Sandra Virgen Cruz's husband bought a "Big Spin"... Read more »

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October 21, 2000

More Than a Quarter of a Million Won on The "Big Spin® 2000" Show

SACRAMENTO -- California Lottery's "Big Spin® 2000" show airs Saturday, October 21, 2000, in twelve television markets statewide. Contestants on this week's show won a combined total of $257,500. Virginia de la Piedra received California Lottery'... Read more »

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October 20, 2000

Lotto FEVER FACTS - JACKPOT FOR SATURDAY, OCTOBER 21, 2000 NOW $85 MILLION

The jackpot for Saturday, October 21, 2000 is $85 million and is the largest lottery jackpot in the United States this week (even larger than the multi-state lotteries like Powerball and The Big Game). With at least 34% of all Lottery sales goi... Read more »

Media Advisories and Events

October 20, 2000

Virginia de la Piedra Receives "Hero in Education" Award

SACRAMENTO - Actor Karim Prince of NBC's Freaks and Geeks presented Virginia de la Piedra with California Lottery's "Hero In Education" award on the "Big Spin® 2000" show that airs October 21, 2000. Ms. De La Piedra is the founder and president o... Read more »

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October 19, 2000

SUPERLotto PLUS JACKPOT RISES TO $85 MILLION

SACRAMENTO, October 19, 2000 -- Lottery officials announced the SuperLotto Plus jackpot for Saturday, October 21, 2000 at $85 million. "On Wednesday, sales reached more than $1 million during the noon hour," said Tony Molica, Lottery Sales Direct... Read more »

Lottery Performance

October 16, 2000

JACKPOT ADVISORY -- SUPERLotto PLUS JACKPOT RISES TO $60 MILLION

SACRAMENTO, October 16, 2000 -- Lottery officials announced the SuperLotto Plus jackpot for Wednesday, October 18, 2000 at $60 million. "It's very exciting that the California Lottery has the highest Lottery jackpot in the nation, even higher tha... Read more »

Media Advisories and Events

October 7, 2000

Pomona Resident Wins $1 Million Spinning the Largest Prize Wheel in the World on the "Big Spin® 2000" Television Show

SACRAMENTO -- California Lottery's "Big Spin® 2000" show airs Saturday, October 7, 2000, in twelve television markets statewide. Contestants on this week's show won a combined total of $1,347,500. "I can't explain how I'm feeling right now," said... Read more »

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