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In c6903 sent today at 10:28e errors occurred in the headline and in the list of prizes following the second paragraph. In the headline, "10 MAXMILLIONS Winning Tickets in Ontario" should have read "11 MAXMILLIONS Winning Tickets in Ontario". In the list of prizes, "Cornwall Region" should have read "Cornwall", "Bowmanville" should have read "Bowmanville Region", and an additional entry reading "- $1,000,000 - Burlington" should have followed the Thornhill entry. Corrected copy follows:

Take it to the MAX: 11 MAXMILLIONS Winning Tickets in Ontario

TORONTO, July 7, 2012 /CNW/ - Ontario players have won $9 Million of MAXMILLIONS prizes from last night's record LOTTO MAX Draw.

While the main $50 Million jackpot was won in Quebec, there were 8 prizes of $1 Million each plus two worth $500,000 each sold in Ontario:          

      - $1,000,000 - Brampton
      - $1,000,000 - Mississauga
      - $1,000,000 - Brampton
      - $1,000,000 - Ottawa
      - $1,000,000 - Cornwall
      - $1,000,000 - Windsor Region
      - $1,000,000 - Thornhill Region
      - $1,000,000 - Burlington
      - $1,000,000 - Markham
      - $500,000 - Bowmanville Region
      - $500,000 - Brampton

There were also two LOTTO MAX second prizes each worth $369,267.40 sold in the Chatham region and Toronto.

An ENCORE winning Ticket worth $1,000,000 was purchased in Toronto, and another ENCORE winning ticket purchased in Mississauga is worth $100,000 from last night's draw.

For each $5 play, LOTTO MAX players receive three sets of seven numbers ranging from one to forty-nine. Players must match all seven numbers, in any one set, to win the jackpot and the MAXMILLIONS prizes.

Text LOTTO to 25852 to get winning numbers and jackpot alerts for LOTTO MAX sent right to your phone. Players can also check winning numbers on OLG.ca, by visiting a lottery retailer or by calling OLG's WIN! Line at 416-870-8946 (Toronto area) or toll free at 1-866-891-8946 (outside the Toronto area).

Next week's LOTTO MAX Jackpot is worth an estimated $43,000,000!

OLG is a provincial agency responsible for province-wide lottery games and gaming facilities. Since 1975, OLG lotteries, casinos, slots, and resort casinos have generated more than $34 billion for the benefit of the Province of Ontario. Gaming proceeds support Ontario's hospitals, amateur sport, recreational and cultural activities, communities, provincial priority programs such as health care and education, and local and provincial charities and non-profit organizations through the Ontario Trillium Foundation.

Know your limit, play within it!

THE ONTARIO PROBLEM GAMBLING HELPLINE 1-888-230-3505
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SOURCE OLG Winners

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