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Where to get free Powerball tickets in NKY

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300 free Powerball tickets are up for grabs at Remke Market in Taylor Mill Wednesday afternoon.

Tickets for the record-shattering $1.5 billion jackpot will be distributed on a first-come, first-served basis beginning at 2 p.m.

The giveaway is a promotion by the Kentucky Lottery.

“The reason we’re at this astonishing point in our history is because of our players,” said Kentucky Lottery President and CEO Arch Gleason. “To say thanks for their support, we’re going to give 1500 players a free $2 Powerball ticket.”

Lottery representatives are also handing out tickets in Louisville, Lexington and Bowling Green.

Kentucky has sold more than $10 million worth of lottery tickets for the recent Powerball. At one point, around 100 tickets per second were being sold, lottery officials say.

Powerball’s big drawing is at 11 p.m. Wednesday. at one point around 100 tickets every second were being sold.

Remke Market is located at 5016 Old Taylor Mill Road.

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