Two North Platte People Win $1000 From H&R Block

Thirty-two million dollars.

It's not as much as the Powerball but that's how much H&R Block is giving away [total] in it's $1,000 to 1,000 people everyday sweepstakes.

And so far, two people from North Platte have won.

Those who get their taxes done this season at H&R Block will be entered into the sweepstakes.

Jason Foran received his check along with a few trinkets from H&R Block for his two kids.

He says this is perfect timing as his family is moving to Colorado right after picking up the check.

Foran says, "I hardly ever win anything, you know so I was pretty shocked when I seen it. I don't think it's really hit me yet. But I'm still speechless, so..."

Laura Harris from H&R Block says so far in the promotion, Nebraska has had over 20 winners.

People from Scottsbluff, Sidney, Broken Bow, Lexington, Holdrege, Grand Island and Hastings have won $1,000.

Drawings started on January 16th and go until February 15th.