Lottery Pays Divedends

Business Council to Close COVID-19 Relief Program

When you buy your lottery ticket here in Jackson, you may not give a second thought to where the profits of the game end up. However, the state of Wyoming has again emerged as a big winner.

On April 5th, WyoLottoTM transferred​ $1,201,122. to the State Treasurer’s Office, bringing the total amount this fiscal year to over $5.4-million. This is the largest annual transfer total since WyoLotto was launched in 2014.

This is also the sixth consecutive transfer to the state over $1 million, totaling over $14.8 million transferred to the state since April 2016. In the process, WyoLotto was awarded the Sharon Sharp Award, which is a national award which recognizes and honors a single U.S. lottery that achieves the largest year-over-year increase in funds contributed to its beneficiaries. In the meantime, WyoLotto has also seen 3,964,542 winners, over $55 million in player winnings, and over $8.3 million in retailer commissions since its launch five years ago.

Previous Story

Teton Pass Work Today

Next Story

Mining Permit Denied North Of YNP

Latest from Blog

Lunch money provided

More than 3,000 Wyoming youngsters will have their school lunch debt forgiven through a fundraising effort

Dole remembered

Senator Robert Joseph Dole died early Sunday morning in his sleep. At his death, at age

withemes on instagram

This error message is only visible to WordPress admins

Error: No connected account.

Please go to the Instagram Feed settings page to connect an account.