Excited winner claims prize

LANSING, February 26, 2008 – Who wouldn’t be excited? Robert Wolski won $10,000 playing Mega Millions!

The lucky Dearborn man matched four white ball numbers and the gold Mega ball number in the Feb. 22 Mega Millions drawing.

The easy pick winner purchased his ticket at Ford Liquor Shoppe, 19224 Carlysle St., in Dearborn.

Mega Millions is a multi-state lottery game in Michigan, California, Georgia, Illinois, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Texas, Virginia and Washington. Wagers cost $1 each and tickets may be purchased at nearly 11,000 Michigan Lottery retailers statewide.

Over 95 cents of every dollar spent on Lottery tickets is returned to the state in the form of contributions to the state School Aid Fund, prizes to players and commissions to retailers. In fiscal year 2007, the contribution to schools was $748.9 million. Since its inception in 1972, the Lottery has contributed more than $14.3 billion to education in Michigan.

For additional information, please visit the Lottery’s Web site at https://www.michiganlottery.com/.

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