$212 Million: Ohio's First Powerball Drawing is Today

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CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) - Regular lottery players are ready for Ohio's latest lottery game.

Play Powerball! The game has finally arrived in the Buckeye State.

Ohio became the 41st state or territory to join Powerball, a game in which players hit the jackpot by matching all five white balls, which are picked at random from a drum of 59 and the red Powerball, which is picked from a drum of 39.

The grand prize starts at a cool $20M dollars and keeps growing until there is a winner. Tickets are just $1 and the first drawing is today!

Get more POWERBALL facts, includes odds of winning and a number frequency chart.

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