Powerball jackpot climbs to $620 million after no winner
Posted September 23, 2021 4:56 a.m. EDT
Updated September 30, 2021 4:35 a.m. EDT
No one won the Powerball jackpot Wednesday night, making the new top prize for Saturday's drawing $620 million.
Tickets worth $2 million were sold in Michigan, Ohio and Oklahoma, and several winning tickets sold in North Carolina had smaller prizes. The largest was $50,000.
Wednesday night marked the 39th consecutive draw without a jackpot winner. It's the highest jackpot since Jan. 20, when the prize was $731 million.
Powerball drawings are held Monday, Wednesday and Saturday nights at 11 p.m. on WRAL.
The odds of winning a Powerball jackpot are 1 in 292 million.