Marlette woman wins big

LANSING, April 26, 2006 – A very lucky lady is $338,031 richer after she matched all five numbers in the April 1 Fantasy 5 drawing.

The lucky winner, who chose to remain anonymous, said she plans to use the money to pay bills and plan for her retirement. 

The lucky winning ticket was purchased at Marlette Oil and Gas, 2897 Main St., in Marlette.

Fantasy 5 is the Michigan Lottery’s game which replaced Michigan Roll Down.  Drawings for the game are held seven days a week.  Jackpots start at $100,000 and grow by approximately $5,000 daily.

All proceeds from the Lottery are contributed to the state School Aid Fund which supports kindergarten through 12th grade public education in Michigan.  In fiscal year 2005, the contribution was $667.6 million.

For additional information, please visit the Lottery’s Web site at

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