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BC big 6/49 winner(s)

Postby oneh2obabe » Apr 13th, 2013, 8:58 pm

6/6 Jackpot - 4 winners get $15,853,471.30 each - 1 Surrey, 1 Surrey, 1 Vancouver, 1 Western Canada

5/6+ 2nd prize - 18 winners get $74,434.70 each - 1 Kimberley, 1 Castlegar 1 North Vancouver, 1 Mission, 1 New Westminster, 2 Western Canada, 8 Ontario, 2 Quebec, 1 Atlantic Canada
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Re: BC big 6/49 winner(s)

Postby grammafreddy » Apr 13th, 2013, 9:12 pm

oneh2obabe wrote:6/6 Jackpot - 4 winners get $15,853,471.30 each - 1 Surrey, 1 Surrey, 1 Vancouver, 1 Western Canada



Three from the GVA? That looks a little "cooked". How odd.
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Re: BC big 6/49 winner(s)

Postby Captain Awesome » Apr 13th, 2013, 9:20 pm

grammafreddy wrote:Three from the GVA? That looks a little "cooked". How odd.


Half of the province population lives in GVA.
Half of the winning tickets are from GVA.
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Re: BC big 6/49 winner(s)

Postby grammafreddy » Apr 13th, 2013, 9:26 pm

hmmmmmmmmmmmm .......... so how'd these people get winning tickets if they are only sold in BC?
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Re: BC big 6/49 winner(s)

Postby Logitack » Apr 13th, 2013, 9:30 pm

guess no need to check if i won then huh... :spinball:
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Re: BC big 6/49 winner(s)

Postby oneh2obabe » Apr 13th, 2013, 9:43 pm

grammafreddy wrote:hmmmmmmmmmmmm .......... so how'd these people get winning tickets if they are only sold in BC?

2 Western Canada, 8 Ontario, 2 Quebec, 1 Atlantic Canada

Lotto Max and 6/49 tickets are sold across Canada and only one nationwide draw is made. Draw is held in Toronto at approximately 9:30 p.m. each Friday for Lotto Max and on Wednesday and Saturday for 6/49.
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Re: BC big 6/49 winner(s)

Postby GordonH » Jan 2nd, 2019, 9:16 pm

Bumped
https://www.castanet.net/news/BC/245816 ... s-Thursday

Here are couple of possible scenarios:
1) ticket was lost
2) ticket holder past away without any heirs

no one will really ever know, to those who could really use 1 millions this is sad.
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Re: BC big 6/49 winner(s)

Postby Catsumi » Jan 5th, 2019, 7:41 pm

I personally would like to see prizes kept to max of one million thereby increasing the numbers of peeps winning enough to retire.

It seems a bit obscene that one person could win multi millions. Insane. Might be better to have 20 individuals win a million each.

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Re: BC big 6/49 winner(s)

Postby vegas1500 » Jan 5th, 2019, 9:28 pm

Catsumi wrote:I personally would like to see prizes kept to max of one million thereby increasing the numbers of peeps winning enough to retire.

It seems a bit obscene that one person could win multi millions. Insane. Might be better to have 20 individuals win a million each.

Spread the joy, IMHo.


More than a million.....need a mil for an average home in kelowna :biggrin:

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Re: BC big 6/49 winner(s)

Postby Queen K » Jan 5th, 2019, 9:33 pm

It's not getting the house either, it's furnishing, taxes and up keep. More like part of the million should go as a downpayment and the rest of the money would be used to do the rest. :biggrin:
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Re: BC big 6/49 winner(s)

Postby Catsumi » Jan 5th, 2019, 11:03 pm

The Skunk, If ever a winner (never buy tickets though) would still live modestly and certainly not in Kelowna.

10 acres, (Cherryville?), 1000 sq ft house, nice gardens, average car. The only nod to my newfound wealth would be a long faced chauffeur, outfitted appropriately in uniform with white gloves, silent as a clam, to do my bidding.

Don't want to incite resentment or avarice in the locals. :biggrin:
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