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Local Meadville Man Wins $45,693 Progressive Jackpot at Presque Isle Downs & Casino

Wednesday, February 26, 2014
Contact: Jennifer See 814-464-5409


Local Meadville Man Wins $45,693 Progressive Jackpot at Presque Isle Downs & Casino

Erie, PA – Meadville, Pennsylvania resident Harold Powell won a $45,693.46 progressive jackpot Tuesday night, February 25, 2014 at Presque Isle Downs and Casino. Powell was playing the 2-cent Hot Shot progressive slot machine.

“What a great way to start our 7th Anniversary Celebration this week! Congratulations to Harold on his big jackpot win”, stated Jeff Favre, Vice President & General Manager of Presque Isle Downs & Casino.

This jackpot comes on the heels of the $75,000 jackpot won last week by local Corry resident Rita Lawton and numerous $10,000 jackpots. There was also a $25,272 jackpot won this past weekend.

“I now believe that anyone can win!” stated a very happy Harold Powell.

There are currently several large slot progressive jackpots including two $1 progressive at $47,725 and $30,266 respectively and a 2-cent progressive jackpot at $39,237. The Bad Beat Poker Jackpot (poker) is currently at $53,824.

Learn more about Presque Isle Downs & Casino at

About Presque Isle Downs & Casino
Presque Isle Downs & Casino features live poker, table games, slots, entertainment and horse racing.  The casino features the latest technology and amenities designed for guest comfort and expectations.  It also features a state-of-the-art nine table poker room which offers tableside dining in a glass-enclosed smoke free environment.  The property also has four restaurants, including the award-winning Sensory 3 Steakhouse and the Downs Clubhouse and Lounge, which has more than 200 flat-screen TVs and a spectacular seating section for live thoroughbred viewing.

If you or someone you know has a gambling problem, help is available.
Call 1-800-GAMBLER.