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Dugald Woman Wins $1M Lottery Prize

Dugald Woman Wins $1M Lottery Prize

Pamela Smith
Pamela Smith of Dugald, Manitoba won $1 million on the September 6 Lotto 6/49 draw. (WCLC / HANDOUT)

A woman from Dugald, Manitoba has more jingle to her jangle after claiming a $1 million Lotto 6/49 prize.

Pamela Smith purchased a ticket for the September 6 draw, but didn’t realize how much she had actually won upon checking its numbers.

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Winnipeg Mother and Son Win $5.3 Million, Numbers Came in a Dream

Winnipeg Mother and Son Win $5.3 Million, Numbers Came in a Dream

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Bahadur Sultani and his mother, Aghdas Mehdizadeh, won $5.3 million on the December 28 Lotto 6/49 draw. (WCLC / HANDOUT)

A Winnipeg man and his mother played a special set of numbers to help them win $5.3 million.

Bahadur Sultani, who is a truck driver, purchased the winning Lotto 6/49 ticket while travelling through Alberta. He checked the numbers for the December 28 draw upon returning to Winnipeg.

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Brandon Man Planning Golf Getaway After $1M Lotto Win

Brandon Man Planning Golf Getaway After $1M Lotto Win

Laurie Czech
Laurie Czech of Brandon holds up a giant cheque for $1 million at the Fort Garry Hotel on Friday, January 20, 2017. (WCLC / HANDOUT)

WINNIPEG — A Brandon man is planning on hitting the links after winning $1 million.

Laurie Czech collected his cheque Friday in Winnipeg after winning the guaranteed prize on the January 4 Lotto 6/49 draw.

“I thought I won $1,000 at first,” he said. “And I was happy with that! I’ve been playing for 20 years, and I’ve only ever won a few dollars here and there before.”

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Oak Bluff Man Wins $1M on Lotto Max Ticket

Oak Bluff Man Wins $1M on Lotto Max Ticket

Michael Sparks
Michael Sparks of Oak Bluff, Manitoba won $1 million in the December 30 Lotto Max draw. (WCLC / HANDOUT)

An Oak Bluff man ended 2016 on a high note, winning $1 million on a Lotto Max ticket in the December 30 draw.

“I always try to pick up a Lotto Max ticket when the jackpot is high. And especially when there are Maxmillions draws,” said winner Michael Sparks. “I like having the extra chances to win.”

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Winnipeg Man Begins 2017 with $1M Lottery Win

Winnipeg Man Begins 2017 with $1M Lottery Win

Neil Gebauer
Neil Gebauer of Winnipeg won $1 million on the December 21 Lotto 6/49 draw. (WCLC / HANDOUT)

A Winnipeg man is beginning the new year with $1 million in the bank.

Neil Gebauer won the prize on the December 21 Lotto 6/49 draw.

“I couldn’t believe it! I called my wife at work and told her I thought I had won a million dollars,” he said. “She didn’t believe me. I still didn’t really believe it either.”

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Manitoba the Third-Winningest Lottery Province on the Prairies

Manitoba the Third-Winningest Lottery Province on the Prairies

By Sarah Klein

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WINNIPEG — 2016 shaped up to a winning year for those lucky enough to cash in by playing the lottery.

Figures released Wednesday by the Western Canada Lottery Corporation show 57 prizes of $1 million or more were handed out on the prairies.

In Manitoba, 11 winners won a combined total of $13.6 million. In Sandy Hook, a single winning ticket was worth $1 million.

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Order Your HSC Millionaire Lottery Tickets Today — The Absolute Final Deadline is MIDNIGHT TONIGHT

Order Your HSC Millionaire Lottery Tickets Today — The Absolute Final Deadline is MIDNIGHT TONIGHT

You could win a $1.4 million Crescentwood home, and more!

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Don’t forget – the HSC Millionaire Lottery’s ABSOLUTE FINAL DEADLINE is MIDNIGHT, TONIGHT! Today is the final day to order your tickets and get entered into the Grand Prize Draw – to win 1 of 34 prizes, including a makeover Home in Crescentwood, Winnipeg… a luxury Maric Home in Charleswood… an ‘Ocean Cottage’ on Vancouver Island… or $1.1 million cash!

It’s a classic, reimagined.

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Winnipeg Group of 24 Splits $1M Lotto Prize

Winnipeg Group of 24 Splits $1M Lotto Prize

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A group of 24 co-workers from Winnipeg won $1 million on a recent Lotto Max draw. (WCLC / HANDOUT)

A group of 24 Winnipeg co-workers will each walk away with nearly $42,000 after a recent Lotto Max win.

The group won the September 16 draw worth $1,000,022.

“One of the ladies in our group sent me a text really early in the morning, saying we had won on Maxmillions,” said Darlene Johanson, one of the winners. “So, the first thing I did when I woke up was check the ticket on my mobile app. Sure enough, we were winners!”

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