TORONTO, Jan. 18, 2015 /CNW/ - Good fortune is shining on Ontario once again! A winning ticket, worth $35,164,526.30 was sold in Toronto from the Saturday, January 17, 2015 LOTTO 6/49 draw.
Plus, two winning tickets for ENCORE Prizes worth $100,000 each were sold in the Windsor region and Peterborough region.
Since LOTTO 6/49 launched, Ontario players have won more than $10 billion in prizes, including 1,294 jackpot wins. As of January 10, 2015, there have been 3,226 LOTTO 6/49 draws. For more information, please visit olg.ca and click on Lotteries.
LOTTO 6/49 includes a Guaranteed $1 Million Prize Draw along with each and every regular draw. There have been 164 Guaranteed $1 Million Prize Draws to date. Seventy-seven of the winning tickets have been sold in Ontario.
The next LOTTO 6/49 draw is on Wednesday, January 21, 2015 for an estimated $5 million jackpot and the Guaranteed $1 Million Prize Draw.
OLG is a provincial agency responsible for province-wide lottery games and gaming facilities. Since 1975, OLG has provided nearly $40 billion to the Province and the people of Ontario. OLG's annual payments to the Province have helped support health care; education, research, prevention and treatment of problem gambling; amateur sport through the Quest for Gold program; and local and provincial charities.
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