Nebraska man wins second scratch-off lottery jackpot this year

Lightning strikes twice for one lucky player

By Kate Northrop

NORFOLK, Neb. — Will third time be the charm? A Nebraska lottery winner might consider buying one more lottery ticket after winning a second jackpot this year.

The Nebraska Lottery saw Michael Christiansen back in March when he won and claimed a $50,000 top prize from the $5 “Money Clip” scratch-off game.… Read the rest

Ontario Lottery announces new President and CEO

By Kate Northrop

TORONTO, Canada — The Ontario Lottery and Gaming Corporation (OLG) announced the appointment of A. Duncan Hannay as their new President and CEO, whose term will begin Oct. 26, 2020.

Today’s press release from OLG revealed that Hannay will soon take the reins as the head of the company. Although he will be entering the lottery and gaming industry for the first time, he will be bringing multiple strengths tailored by previous executive leadership roles as well as extensive experience and knowledge from other related industries.… Read the rest

World Lottery Association unanimously re-elects Tennessee Lottery CEO as President

By Kate Northrop

Rebecca Paul Hargrove, the current CEO of the Tennessee Lottery, will continue to serve as WLA President, marking the second time she was elected for the two-year term position.

The WLA is an international member-based organization made up of 154 official government-run lotteries and other licensed lottery organizations from 85 countries.… Read the rest