Life In LC

Salem Couple Wins $6.8 Million Megabucks Jackpot

in Headline Feed by

SALEM, Ore. – A Salem couple has won $6.8 million in the Oregon Lottery’s Megabucks Jackpot.
    
The Statesman Journal reports  that Angela and Brian Feiring won the jackpot Saturday after purchasing a lottery ticket at a south Salem gas station. Lottery officials say the Feirings opted for the lump sum cash payment and took home about $2.2 million after taxes.
    
Angela Feiring says the numbers they chose for their winning quick-pick ticket included their daughter’s birth date.
    
The Shell gas station will receive a 1 percent selling bonus of $68,000.
    
The couple has become the Oregon Lottery’s 257th Megabucks millionaires.
    
Officials say the lottery has put more than $11 billion toward economic development, watershed development, public education and state parks.

Latest from Headline Feed

Placeholder

The Skull Bowl Slide

We’re feeling spookier and spookier with each passing week this October, and
Go to Top