Previously estimated at $550 million, the Powerball jackpot has increased to $580 million for Saturday’s draw, the Michigan Lottery announced Friday. The cash option for the jackpot is $278.2 million.
The drawing is at 10:59 p.m. Saturday and will be broadcast on WNEM TV5. Tickets are available for purchase for $2 each at authorized Michigan Lottery vendors or at the Michigan Lottery website. The ticket sales deadline is 9:45 p.m. Saturday, according to Michigan Lottery in a news release Friday.