Check your Lotto 6/49 ticket from yesterday's Super Draw because you could be a big winner.
OLG says that a $100,000 winning ticket from Wednesday's draw was sold in Thunder Bay.
It was one of six winning numbers purchased in the province.
The others were sold in southern Ontario.
SIX LOTTO 6/49 GUARANTEED $100,000 WINNING TICKETS FROM SUPER DRAW SOLD IN ONTARIO
February 16, 2017
Toronto, ON – Ontario lottery players, check you tickets! Six guaranteed winning tickets for the Wednesday, February 15, 2017 LOTTO 6/49 Super Draw, each worth $100,000, were sold in the province. The winning tickets were sold in the following communities:
· Oshawa area
· Owen Sound area
· Thunder Bay
In addition, two ENCORE winning tickets, each worth $100,000, were both sold in Toronto.
Since LOTTO 6/49 was launched in June 1982, there has been a total of 3,435 LOTTO 6/49 draws with Ontario players having won more than $11.3 billion in prizes, including 1,333 jackpot wins. There have been 390 Guaranteed $1 Million Prize draws to date. One hundred and sixty-nine of the winning tickets have been sold in Ontario. For more information, please visit olg.ca and click on Lotteries.
The next LOTTO 6/49 draw is on Saturday, February 18, 2017 for an estimated $13 million jackpot and the Guaranteed $1 Million Prize Draw. Players have until 10:30 p.m. to purchase their tickets.
OLG is the Ontario government agency that delivers gaming entertainment in a socially responsible manner. OLG conducts and manages gaming facilities, the sale of province-wide lottery games, PlayOLG Internet gaming, the delivery of bingo and other electronic gaming products at Charitable Gaming Centres and is leading the integration of horse racing into the provincial gaming strategy. Since 1975, OLG has provided nearly $44 billion to the Province and the people of Ontario. These payments to the province support the operation of hospitals, amateur sport through the Quest for Gold program, local and provincial charities and problem gambling prevention, treatment and research.