Farmington man wins nearly $150,000 in state lottery

A Farmington man won a $149,090 jackpot recently in the Minnesota State Lottery’s daily Northstar Cash drawing.

Steven Northrop purchased the winning ticket at the Kwik Trip at 18290 Pilot Knob Road in Farmington.

His ticket matched the winning numbers 7-9-16-17-26 drawn the night of Thursday, Jan. 31.

Northrop is one of three recent winners of a Northstar Cash jackpot from Dakota County. Joseph Brooks of Hastings won $28,000 in the Jan. 13 drawing, and Crecenciano Ayvar Pulido of Eagan won $25,000 on Jan. 14.