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MEGA Millions Draw Closes In:

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Draws take place every Tuesday and Friday after
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SuperLotto Plus Draw Closes In:

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June 15, 2005

CALIFORNIA’S ENTRY INTO MEGA MILLIONS LEGAL AND PROCEEDING

SACRAMENTO (CA) – June 15, 2005 – The California Lottery is moving ahead with ticket sales for the multi-state MEGA Millions lotto game on Wednesday, June 22, despite a last minute opposing opinion from the Legislative Counsel. Based on two years...

Lottery Performance

June 11, 2005

Contestants Win a Total of $247,500 on “The Big Spin®” Show

SACRAMENTO – Contestants from across the state won a total of $247,500 during this weekend’s “The Big Spin®” show. Alex Smith, a retiree from Los Angeles purchased a Big Spin Scratchers® ticket at 7-Eleven in Los Angles and uncovered Spin...

Winners Stories

June 11, 2005

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SACRAMENTO – On June 11, 2005, Keri Downs, a volunteer from Hemet, was presented with the California Lottery's “Heroes in Education” award on “The Big Spin®” show. Ms. Downs is a volunteer at both McSweeney Elementary and Diamond Valley...

Southern California | Supporting Education

June 10, 2005

Loyal Lottery Player wins $44 Million SuperLotto® Plus Jackpot!

SACRAMENTO, June 10, 2005 -- California Lottery officials announce that Rolando Gipulan claims his $44 million SuperLotto Plus jackpot prize, today at the Lottery’s Riverside District Office!  He was well accompanied with over a dozen of his...

Southern California | Winners Stories

June 4, 2005

Contestants Win a Total of $237,500 on “The Big Spin®” Show

SACRAMENTO – California Lottery players were excited to win a total of $237,500 on “The Big Spin®” show that aired Saturday, June 4, 2005. Opening the show was Bill Sandusky, a sound technician from Van Nuys, who was one of three contesta...

Winners Stories

June 2, 2005

EVERYTHING���S COMIN’ UP “MEGA” IN CALIFORNIA!

California Makes It an Even Dozen as it joins the Nation’s Largest Lottery Game SACRAMENTO, Calif. (June 2, 2005) – What would you do if you won $400,000,000?  Residents of the Golden State could be faced with that decision with the...

Media Advisories and Events

May 28, 2005

Contestants Win a Total of $327,500 on “The Big Spin®” Show

SACRAMENTO – Contestants from across the state won a total of $327,500 during this weekend’s “The Big Spin®” show. Cory Schuessler, a student from Diamond Bar purchased a Big Spin Scratchers® ticket at Party House Liquor in Chino Hills an...

Winners Stories

May 28, 2005

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SACRAMENTO – On May 28, 2005, Adnan Touma, a volunteer from El Cerrito, was presented with the California Lottery's “Heroes in Education” award on “The Big Spin®” show. For 21 years, Touma has been helping at-risk students through poetry...

Northern California | Supporting Education

May 27, 2005

California State Lottery Takes Part in World Famous Jazz Jubilee in Sacramento.

The California State Lottery will join the fun at the opening day festivities of the Jazz Jubilee with the colorful and zany Lotto Balls on parade through Old Sacramento on Friday, May 27, 2005.  A world blend of music, food and even a chanc...

Northern California | Media Advisories and Events

May 21, 2005

Contestants Win a Total of $222,500 on “The Big Spin®” Show

SACRAMENTO – Contestants from across the state won a total of $222,500 during this weekend’s “The Big Spin®” show. The first player at the “Fantasy 5 Dream Machine” was Patrick Saunders, a special education teacher from Cypress, who won $...

Winners Stories

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