Winner claims big prize

LANSING, January 30, 2007 – A longtime Lottery player really cashed in when he matched all five numbers in the Jan. 22 Fantasy 5 drawing.

The winner, who chose to remain anonymous, was paid $105,000!  The winner plans to use the money from his easy-pick win to pay bills and remodel his home.

The winning ticket was purchased at Alpena EZ Mart., 1035 W. Chisholm St., in Alpena.

Fantasy 5 drawings are conducted 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 2006, the contribution was $688 million.

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

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