Concern over the state of Illinois’ fiscal condition prompted that the decision by national lottery groups to drop Illinois from both games.
A northwest suburban man won $2 million with a scratch-off lottery ticket.
A west suburban woman became $250,000 richer Wednesday with the scratch of a ticket.
A Hanover Park man has won $100,000 from an Illinois Lottery ticket.
On the line is hundreds of millions of dollars in extra cash for a state facing massive financial problems.
The company missed sales goals, and two governors tried to fire Northstar Lottery Group. But Northstar remains on the job more than two years later.
A west suburban Wheaton woman recently won $250,000 playing an Illinois Lottery Crossword ticket.