Powerball Jackpot up to $261M

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(Jan. 28, 2015) – Wednesday’s Powerball jackpot is an estimated $261 million, after no winners stepped forward to claim Saturday night’s jackpot. The deadline to purchase tickets is 9:58 p.m. ET tomorrow night.

Fox 59 is your exclusive home for live drawings. Powerball plus Hoosier Lottery’s Daily 3 Daily 4 drawing will air live immediately following Fox 59 News at 10.

Tomorrow night’s prize can be taken as an annuity of approximately $261 million, less taxes, over 30 years or as a one-time cash payment of about $179.1 million, less taxes.

Indiana had the very first winner in the first Powerball drawing. The state also leads the nation in Powerball wins, with 38 so far.