Media Alert - Tonight's Lotto 6/49 draw worth an estimated $14 million!



    SAULT STE. MARIE, ON, Aug. 11 /CNW/ - LOTTO 6/49 continues to offer
bigger jackpots more often, and tonight's draw is estimated at $14 million! In
just one week the jackpot has grown by more than $10 million from last
Saturday's draw to tonight's BIG draw! Players can purchase tickets at OLG
retailers until 9:00 p.m.
    Ontarians win often and win big with LOTTO 6/49 - like Soumaya and Elias
Abouatallah from Mississauga who recently claimed a jackpot prize of more than
$4.1 million from the July 28, 2007 LOTTO 6/49 draw. Since LOTTO 6/49 was
launched in June 1982, Ontario players have won more than $7.88 billion in
prizes including more than 1,100 jackpot wins.
    Consumers should always sign the back of their lottery ticket(s) at the
time of purchase and group players should always identify each group member
with a signature on group play forms to confirm their contribution. Helpful
Group Play forms are available at www.OLG.ca.

    LOTTO 6/49 is operated and managed in the province by OLG, a provincial
agency responsible for province-wide gaming facilities and lottery games. With
revenues of $6 billion and more than 20,000 employees and associates, OLG is
one of North America's leading gaming enterprises. It is a provincial offence,
punishable by fines, to sell OLG lottery tickets to anyone under 18 years of
age.

    
                       Know your limit. Play within it!
            THE ONTARIO PROBLEM GAMBLING HELPLINE 1-888-230-3505.

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                                 www.OLG.ca
    





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