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Hudson Bay's Dennis and Rhonda Clark won $2 million on the May 13, 2017, Western 649 jackpot draw.

Hudson Bay couple wins $2M lotto prize

By Kevin Martel June 2, 2017 - 4:27pm Updated: June 2, 2017 - 4:30pm

He may be a heck of a lot richer, but ironically, one of the things he wants the most is priceless.

Dennis Clark will soon be able to spend more time with his family...

On Jan. 6, 20 workers from Cory mine won a $1-million jackpot  from a Lotto Max ticket bought at the Shoppers Drug Mart in Saskatoon’s Westgate Plaza.

Sask. potash miners who won $1M lotto jackpot revealed

By 650 CKOM February 10, 2017 - 12:04pm Updated: February 10, 2017 - 12:04pm

Ivan Shewchuk was the first to find out the work lottery pool finally paid off.

"I thought it said it was a $1,000 prize, and I thought, 'Right on!'" Shewchuk said in a...

The Saskatchewan Rush say a fan won her second 50/50 jackpot in just over a year, taking home nearly $50,000 at the game on Jan. 27, 2017.

Rush fan wins 2nd 50/50 jackpot in back-to-back seasons

By 650 CKOM February 2, 2017 - 12:26pm Updated: February 2, 2017 - 5:44pm

A Saskatoon woman is counting her lucky stars.

Or, more accurately, her lucky 50/50 tickets.

The Saskatchewan Rush announced Thursday one of their fans won her...

Kevin Tank and Kelly Klus, centre, surrounded by family at a cheque presentation for their $1-million lottery win on Jan. 13, 2017.

Melville couple win $1M on scratch ticket

By 650 CKOM January 13, 2017 - 2:29pm Updated: January 13, 2017 - 4:58pm

The New Year took a quick turn for the better for one Melville couple.

Kelly Klus was settling in for the evening on New Year’s Day and started playing a Western...

The workers from PotashCorp's Cory mine each took home $50,000 after winning one of the Maxmillions prizes.

Lottery luck for Sask. potash miners

By 650 CKOM January 11, 2017 - 3:15pm Updated: January 11, 2017 - 3:15pm

A group of Saskatchewan miners are smiling big this week after winning the lottery.

Mike Pulak with the United Steelworkers Union told 650 CKOM that 20 employees from...

Mary Wernicke from Neville, Sask. collects her giant cheque for a record $60-million win on Aug. 25, 2016.

Striking it rich: Sask. lotto winners score big in 2016

By 650 CKOM December 29, 2016 - 7:26am Updated: December 29, 2016 - 7:26am

A hardworking father and son from Saskatchewan put their good luck to good use this year.

In February, the pair from Goodsoil, west of Meadow Lake, won a $1-million...

Someone in Saskatoon is still sitting on a $5-million lotto ticket.

Check your tickets: Someone in Saskatoon sitting on $5M lotto prize

By 650 CKOM September 29, 2016 - 12:06pm Updated: September 29, 2016 - 12:06pm

While the jackpot streak in Saskatchewan has cooled since the end of August, there's still a winner somewhere in Saskatoon.

A ticket sold in the Bridge City won the...

The winning ticket for the Aug. 31 Lotto 6/49 draw was sold in Saskatoon.

Lottery luck running through Sask. with 2nd big win in a month

By 650 CKOM September 1, 2016 - 7:31am Updated: September 1, 2016 - 7:31am

For the second time in a month, someone in Saskatchewan has struck it rich playing the lottery.

According to the Western Canada Lotteries Corporation website, the $5-...

Mary Wernicke poses with her cheque for $60 million on Aug. 25, 2016. The Lotto Max jackpot is the largest ever for Saskatchewan, and was drawn Aug. 12, 2016.

Winner of biggest lotto jackpot in Saskatchewan collects $60M prize

By 980 CJME August 25, 2016 - 2:18pm Updated: September 1, 2016 - 7:14am

The winner of Saskatchewan's biggest lottery jackpot ever has come forward to collect her prize. 

Mary Wernicke from Neville, Sask. is officially $60 million richer...

Big winner in Saskatchewan to be revealed Aug. 24, 2016.

Saskatchewan's biggest lottery winner ever coming forward

By 650 CKOM August 24, 2016 - 4:38pm Updated: August 24, 2016 - 6:43pm

It's been Saskatchewan's best kept secret.

The winner of the $60-million Lotto Max jackpot is expected to come forward at a cheque presentation Thursday afternoon in ...

The winner has one year to claim their prize

Winner of $60M lottery ticket bought in Saskatchewan yet to come forward

By 650 CKOM August 17, 2016 - 11:33am Updated: August 17, 2016 - 11:33am

The mystery winner of Friday’s Lotto Max draw is either keeping their new windfall a closely-guarded secret, or they just don’t know yet they’ve won the big prize.


File photo.

Martel on the Move: Money, Money, Money

By Kevin Martel August 16, 2016 - 6:26am Updated: August 16, 2016 - 6:30am

Someone's bank account is about to get a lot fatter on the prairies thanks to a winning $60-million Lotto Max ticket sold in Saskatchewan.

It's confirmed the lucky...