Minnesota lottery record ,045,590 won at Baxter – InForum

Minnesota lottery record $2,045,590 won at Baxter – InForum

Minnesota lottery record ,045,590 won at Baxter – InForum

ROSEVILLE – A lottery player from Baxter is Minnesota’s newest multi-millionaire.

A ticket worth $2,045,590 was sold at Orton’s Baxter Holiday, 5610 Fairview Road, for the Wednesday, June 26, Gopher 5 drawing. The win earns the store a $5,000 bonus.

The winning Gopher 5 numbers drawn on June 26 are 16-29-35-43-46.

The previous Gopher 5 record was $2,032,201 and won with a ticket purchased at Steve’s Corner in St. James on November 8, 2005. The award was claimed by a group of 22 colleagues from the Watonwan County Highway Department/Public Works Department.

Prize must be claimed at Minnesota Lottery headquarters in Roseville. It is recommended that winners call ahead to check times and make an appointment.

Unless the winner chooses to opt-in for advertising, their name and city will not be revealed. As of September 1, 2021, the names and cities of lottery prize winners over $10,000 are private data.

Gopher 5 is an exclusive Minnesota lotto game. Each ticket costs $1 to play. Jackpots start at $100,000 and grow until won. The overall odds of winning a Gopher 5 jackpot are 1 in 1,533,939. Drawings take place every Monday, Wednesday and Friday. Tickets must be purchased by 6:10pm on draw days.

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