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October 6, 2001

Big Spin Contestant Wins First $3 Million Grand Prize

SACRAMENTO -- California Lottery's "The Big Spin®" show airs Saturday, October 6, 2001, in twelve television markets statewide. Contestants on this week's show won a total of $3,165,000.Jim Hess, a supervisor for a PVC pipe company from Stockton, mad...

Northern California | Winners Stories

September 22, 2001

BIG SPIN CONTESTANTS WIN QUARTER OF A MILLION DOLLARS

SACRAMENTO -- California Lottery's "The Big Spin®" show airs Saturday, September 22, 2001, in twelve television markets statewide. Contestants on this week's show won a total of $272,500.Assemblymember Herb Wesson presented Marion Collins, the princi...

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September 15, 2001

BIG SPIN CONTESTANTS WIN NEARLY $400,000

SACRAMENTO -- California Lottery's "The Big Spin®" show airs Saturday, September 15, 2001, in twelve television markets statewide. Contestants on this week's show won a total of $395,000.California Gold finalists won a total of $175,000 on this week'...

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September 10, 2001

General Contractor Claims One-third of $88 Million in Van Nuys

SACRAMENTO, September 10, 2001 -- Lottery officials announced one of the three winning tickets for last week's $88 million jackpot was claimed in Van Nuys this morning by Moshe Bar, a general contractor. Moshe who plays the lottery weekly won a third...

Southern California | Winners Stories

September 10, 2001

Lucky Jackpot Winner and Wife Win Again & Again & Again…

SACRAMENTO, September 10, 2001 -- After checking past winner records, Lottery officials found that Moshe Bar and his wife Zvia, who claimed $29.3 million earlier Monday in Van Nuys, have won at least a dozen prizes playing Lotto over the past sixteen...

Southern California | Winners Stories

September 8, 2001

BIG SPIN CONTESTANTS WIN MORE THAN $400,000

SACRAMENTO -- California Lottery's "The Big Spin®" show airs Saturday, September 8, 2001, in twelve television markets statewide. Contestants on this week's show won a total of $417,500.Rosario Diaz, of Corona, was this week's finalist in the Califor...

Winners Stories

September 7, 2001

Group of Nine Claim One-Third of $88 Million SuperLotto Plus Prize

SACRAMENTO, September 6, 2001 -- Lottery officials announced one of the three winning tickets for Wednesday's $88 million jackpot was claimed in Santa Fe Springs Thursday afternoon. The nine co-workers were represented by Fabiola Galvin, who coll...

Southern California | Winners Stories

September 5, 2001

SUPERLotto PLUS JACKPOT JUMPS TO $88 MILLION

SACRAMENTO, September 5, 2001 -- Lottery officials upped the SuperLotto Plus jackpot for tonight, September 5, 2001 to $88 million. "This jackpot is the fifth largest in our history," said Lottery Director Joan Wilson. "This jackpot is larger than an...

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September 4, 2001

$85 MILLION SUPERLotto PLUS JACKPOT UP FOR GRABS

SACRAMENTO, September 4, 2001 -- Lottery officials announced the SuperLotto Plus jackpot for Wednesday September 5, 2001 at $85 million. "Californians are excited about this latest bout of Lotto Fever," said Lottery Director Joan Wilson. "This jackpo...

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August 30, 2001

SUPERLotto JACKPOT RISES TO $68 MILLION

SACRAMENTO, August 30, 2001 -- Lottery officials announced the SuperLotto Plus jackpot for Saturday, September 1, 2001 at $68 million. "Whether you play in a group or on your own, one of the top ten jackpots in Lottery history is up for grabs," said...

Lottery Performance

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