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Lucky for Life® lifetime prize expiring soon

$25,000 a year for life prize set to expire April 11, 2017

ROSEVILLE, Minn. (April 4, 2017) ‒ Attention, lottery players! Check your Lucky for Life tickets! Someone won a $25,000 a year for life prize playing Lucky for Life on April 11, 2016 and that prize is set to expire on April 11, 2017 at 5 p.m. if the winner doesn’t step forward.

The $25,000 a year for life winning ticket was purchased at Cub Foods, located at 1801 Market Drive, in Stillwater for the April 11, 2016 drawing.

The ticket won the $25,000 a year for life prize by matching the first five winning numbers drawn on April 11, 2016: 4-12-16-20-24 (the Lucky Ball was 18).

If the winner steps forward, he or she will have 60 days to decide if they want to take the annuity option (yearly payments of $25,000 minus the required tax withholdings for the rest of their life, a minimum 20-year payout), or the $390,000 cash option.

In Minnesota, all unclaimed prize money is transferred to the State’s General Fund, which supports state services such as K-12 education, health care, aide to local governments and public safety.

Minnesotans win: Lottery players have won more than $6.5 billion. More than $2.7 billion in lottery proceeds have helped our state—more than $1.1 billion has helped preserve, restore and protect Minnesota’s environment in each of the 87 counties and almost $1.5 billion has helped fund state programs including education, public safety and health & human services.


Two Minnesota Millionaire Raffle tickets win $1 million

Thousands of players begin 2017 with wins

ROSEVILLE, Minn. (Jan. 1, 2017) – Thousands of Minnesota Millionaire Raffle players are waking up this morning to discover that they are starting the new year with a win. Two lucky ticket holders each won $1 million. Over 4,100 winning Raffle numbers were announced this morning.

All Minnesotans win because Raffle sales have generated over $27 million for Minnesota. Lottery dollars help make important environmental projects possible throughout Minnesota. The state’s General Fund, which funds programs including education, public safety and health and human services, also receives portion of Lottery proceeds.

Tickets worth $1 million each were sold at the following locations:

  • Kwik Trip, 9250 Springbrook Dr. N.W. in Coon Rapids
  • Rock Creek Pit Stop, 5987 State Highway 70 in Pine City

Tickets worth $100,000 each were sold at the following locations:

  • Holiday Stationstores Inc., 10909 Radisson Road N.E. in Blaine
  • Holiday Stationstores Inc., 1381 Greenwood Court in Shakopee
  • Storman’s, 9350 County Road 19 in Loretto
  • Family Fare, 2605 – 8 St. S. in Moorhead
  • SuperAmerica, 1750 White Bear Ave. in Maplewood

$1 Million prize winning numbers, in ascending order:

349334

501460

$100,000 prize winning numbers, in ascending order:

034052

100800

188996

328944

541520

For a complete list of the 4,164 Jan. 1, 2017 winning Minnesota Millionaire Raffle numbers, visit https://www.mnlottery.com/games/raffle_2017/winning_s/