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All the anecdotes, all the excitement of lottery play in Oregon


The Benefits of Playing Lotteries Online

No more going out of your way to play the game. No more standing in line to buy your tickets! Playing the lottery online is simple, safe, and secure. And you can do it now.
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6 Tips for Choosing Your Lottery Numbers

We wish we could give you a foolproof strategy for winning the jackpot, but no. The least we can do is give you things to consider when filling out your ticket.
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Oregon's Biggest Lottery Winners

Oregonians have scored huge prizes playing Powerball and Mega Millions and also in the Megabucks game. Read their stories - perhaps the next big winner will be you!
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Megabucks Winner Makes $7.3 Million Lucky ‘Mistake’

Charles Svitak entered a 7-Eleven to buy a single lottery ticket but ended up buying another one 'by mistake'. What happened next makes us all want to make such mistakes.
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When You Buy a Ticket, Where Does the Lottery Money Go?

Purchasing a Powerball ticket might not seem such a big deal, but every ticket you buy, even tickets purchased online, goes a long way and helps us all.
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