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2 winning Powerball tickets, Lotto, Easy 5 winners


BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - Lottery officials say the winning tickets in Wednesday's $550 million Powerball drawing were sold in Arizona and Missouri and there were winners in the Louisiana Lotto and Easy 5 drawings.

The next Powerball drawing on Saturday will be worth an estimated $40 million.

In Lotto, the winning $250,000 ticket was purchased in Baton Rouge. The next Lotto drawing Saturday will be worth $250,000. 

The next Easy 5 drawing will be worth an estimated $50,000 after a winning ticket was purchased in Amite for Wednesday's drawing worth $160,000. 

Lottery officials say there was a Powerball Match 5 winning ticket purchased in Slidell for Wednesday's drawing. It's worth $1 million.

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