Big lottery money up for grabs this week

Posted at 12:51 PM, Jun 02, 2015
and last updated 2015-06-02 12:51:59-04

LANSING, Mich. – Some big money is up for grabs this week in the lottery.

The multi-state Mega Millions drawing for Tuesday night is estimated at $260 million.  This is its third-largest jackpot in the last 12 months.  If someone in Michigan wins it, it would be the largest Mega Millions jackpot ever won in the state.

Wednesday night, the Power Ball jackpot is up to $188 million and the Michigan Lottery Lotto 47 drawing is for $7.8 million.  The Lotto 47 jackpot is largest in that game for this year and would be the largest since 2013.