Florence Antoine took home more than just groceries when she checked her ticket for the February 23 LOTTO 6/49 draw at a local store. Antoine walked out $250,000 richer after matching all 7 winning numbers on the EXTRA she added to her ticket – 2309969.
“I was so excited,” she said. “I couldn’t believe it was happening.”
Antoine plans on putting her windfall into savings. The happy winner purchased her ticket in Three Hills on February 22.
Check your ticket! Time is running out to claim two LOTTO 6/49 prizes. Both tickets were purchased in Alberta outside of Calgary and Edmonton.
One ticket from the March 17 draw of last year has won $38,941 and will expire next week. That ticket won by matching 5 of 6 winning numbers plus the bonus number. The winning numbers 4, 9, 13, 25, 44, 49, Bonus 3.
The second ticket purchased for the April 3 draw of last year is worth $87,000.50. The ticket won by matching 5 of 6 winning numbers plus the bonus. The winning numbers for that draw are 12, 13, 19, 35, 42, 47, Bonus 28.
The winner or winners are reminded they have one year from the draw date to claim the prize. The winner(s) can contact WCLC Customer Care at 1-800-665-3313, Monday through Saturday, to make arrangements to claim their prize.