Illinois Lottery resumes Mega Millions ticket sales

FOX 32 NEWS - Due to the passing of a state budget, the Illinois Lottery has resumed sales of Mega Millions tickets.

The following statement can be attributed to Illinois Lottery Acting Director Greg Smith: "The Illinois Lottery is pleased to announce that sales of Mega Millions have resumed, and players may purchase tickets at any of the Lottery’s nearly 8,000 retail partners, via our mobile app, or at We appreciate the loyalty of our players and retail partners as we continue our mission to fund K-12 education."