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Ennismore plumber wins $100,000 with Encore

A plumber from Ennismore will put some of his $100,000 lottery winnings towards helping his children purchase homes.

Anthony Timperio matched the last six of seven numbers to claim the $100,000 Encore prize in the March 23 Lotto Max draw. 190 more words

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18-Year-Old Buys First Lottery Ticket And Wins $1,000 A Week For Life

(CNN) — On her 18th birthday, Charlie Lagarde bought a celebratory bottle of sparkling wine and her first-ever lottery ticket at a Quebec convenience store. 133 more words

Pajamas on the mind of Saskatchewan’s latest lottery millionaire

Saskatchewan’s newest millionaire had a laugh when he remembered his first thought after finding out he won $1.5 million on a lottery ticket.

“I’m going to buy a new pair of pajamas,” said Gunther Appl, from Saskatoon. 133 more words

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A Man Who Won $1 Million, Dies Because He Couldn't Afford Health Insurance.

A New York man was so excited about his life after winning the big prize on a scratch-off lottery ticket. Unfortunately, he didn’t get to enjoy his newfound wealth for long. 249 more words

Calgary man plans Panama cruise after hitting $5M jackpot

A Calgary man literally couldn’t believe his eyes when he checked his lottery ticket earlier this month.

A few days after the Jan. 3 Lotto 6/49 draw, Derek Maher took his ticket into a 7-Eleven to check his numbers on the self-serve ticket checker. 133 more words

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Top 10 lottery winners who lost everything

Winning the lottery is something that most of the people wish for. And they buy tickets and hope to win again and again, without ever being so lucky. 1,189 more words

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N.L. woman dies of cancer 2 months after $1.5M lottery win

A Newfoundland woman who won $1.5 million in a scratch-and-win lottery while battling stage 4 breast cancer less than two months ago, has died.

In late November 2017, Diane Bishop from Mount Pearl claimed the top prize from a Super Set for Life ticket that offers $100,000 a year for 20 years or a lump sum payment of $1.5 million. 239 more words

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