A $1 million winning lottery ticket was sold in Grand Rapids. The winning ticket was sold at the Meijer store located at 1997 E Beltline Ave NE, Grand Rapids. However, there was no winner of the $34 million jackpot for the drawing held yesterday. That means this Friday, you could win alot of money! The drawing on Friday, June 4 will be worth $45 million with a cash option of $30.5 million.

425 Million Jackpot Draws Hopeful Lottery Ticket Buyers
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Mega Millions is played in 44 states, plus the District of Columbia and the Virgin Islands. Tickets cost $2 each. Along with the player from Michigan, another player matched all five white numbers drawn to win $1 million. That ticket was sold in Kansas.

The million dollar winner wasn't alone in their winnings in Michigan because there were 184,022 tickets sold that won at least $4 in the drawing.

For the latest information about the lottery, raffles and other lottery games visit, the Michigan Lottery website.

Richard Lustig, author of "Learn How To Increase Your Chances Of Winning The Lottery" says there's a strategy that can help people win the jackpot. Here are his top tips. He told Mlive:

  • Establish a budget
  • Don't buy quick picks/easy picks
  • Avoid birthdays and anniversary dates
  • Never change your numbers
  • Join lottery pools
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The Florida resident might be one of the luckiest men in America. He's won more than $1 million in seven Florida jackpots playing the lottery. He encourages people to play but says his biggest advice is not to overspend. He has taken most of his winnings and explained that his method is to re-invest all of his winnings back into the lottery.

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