Alliance woman wins $262,000 playing the Nebraska Lottery
ALLIANCE - A Nebraska Panhandle woman beat the odds and added money to her bank account this week.
Stephanie Schwaderer, Alliance, won $262,000 playing Nebraska Pick 5 from the Nebraska Lottery. She says she and her husband, John, will be using the money to pay off their farm and build a bakery.
All proceeds from Pick 5 stay in Nebraska, and all winning tickets are sold at Nebraska Lottery Lotto game retailers. Nebraska Pick 5 prizes range from a free $1 quick pick play to a rolling jackpot.
Drawings are Monday through Sunday at 9 p.m. MDT. The odds of winning the Nebraska Pick 5 jackpot are 1 in 501,942, while the overall odds of winning any prize are 1 in 8.