Winnipeg Co-workers Share $1M Lotto Prize
Three Pinoy Winnipeggers, who work together, are $1 million richer after winning it big with a Lotto 6/49 prize. Edilberto Santos, Bernard Yumang and Eugenia Santoyo celebrated together upon discovering that they won the $1 million guaranteed prize draw on November 9.
Santos was the first to find out when he checked the group’s ticket on the WCLC mobile app. He even called Customer Care in disbelief of seeing all the zeroes on his phone screen.
When asked about their plans for their winnings, they all plan to use part of their winnings for travel with their own families and save the other part. Santos shared that he might take a cruise to Panama while his fellow winners shared they might take trips to the Philippines or the Caribbean.
Santos purchased the group’s 6/49 ticket at Pop & Shop, located at 132-701 Regent Avenue West in Winnipeg. Their winning guaranteed prize number was 35051857-05.
Lucky Neepawa Resident Wins Daily Grand Bonus Draw $250k
The Daily Grand draw is one of the lotto games offered by the Western Canada Lottery Corporation. There are many chances of winning and different prizes depending on your luck; from a free play, $100,000 to $1,000 a day for life!
Emily Bernardino, a Neepawa resident, got the surprise of her life when she scanned her ticket for the September 19 DAILY GRAND draw and saw that she had won $250,000!
Bernardino’s $4 quick-pick ticket had all five numbers on one of the DAILY GRAND Bonus Draws. The Bonus Draws occur a few times each year. Players get extra chances to win $25,000 a Year for Life or $500,000! She and another player from Quebec had the same numbers so they split the $500,000 prize.
Bernardino happily shared plans for her winnings, “I would like to pay off debt and help my family in the Philippines. It will be nice to have money in the bank.”
The lucky ticket was purchased at Harris Pharmacy, located at 424 Mountain Avenue in Neepawa. The winning numbers were 22, 37, 39, 41 and 44.
Lotto Player From Morden Wins $100k EXTRA Prize
Lotto Max is the biggest lotto game from Western Canada Lottery Corporation. Jackpots start at $10 million and can grow to $70 million. For an additional $1 per play, a player can add Friday’s EXTRA for a chance to win the $250,000 top prize or $100,000 second prize.
Just like any other lotto players, Ariel Antonio dreams to win big and thanks to his $100,000 EXTRA win on the October 15 draw, he got just that.
He scanned his lucky $6-ticket on the WCLC mobile app and was happily surprised to see his $100k winnings.
Antonio has planned to buy a vehicle and then put money towards a house.
The winning LOTTO MAX and EXTRA ticket was bought at West Side Grocery, located at 1- 801 Stephen Street in Morden. He won his EXTRA prize by matching the last six digits of the EXTRA number – 3002523.