Ohio Lottery http://wyso.org en Ohio Lottery posts $2.6B in record sales last year http://wyso.org/post/ohio-lottery-posts-26b-record-sales-last-year <p>CLEVELAND (AP) - The Ohio Lottery had record sales last year, even as the state faced a sluggish recovery from the worst recession since the Great Depression.</p><p>State officials said Monday the lottery pulled in its largest haul ever with $2.6 billion in sales during the budget year that ended June 30. The commission beat the previous year&#39;s sales by $108 million.</p><p>The boon marks the 10th year in a row that the lottery has seen sales increase.</p> Tue, 02 Aug 2011 11:22:29 +0000 Associated Press 2507 at http://wyso.org