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County couple wins biggest lottery ever

Alberta's biggest-ever lottery prize has landed in when I scanned the ticket. I thought, 'That can't be
$60 million the biggest lottery prize ever won in Alberta Yellowhead County. Brett McCoy and Robin Walker right.' So, I scanned the ticket again – then I ran
won $60 million on the September 22 LOTTO outside and told Brett we won $60,000.”
MAX draw. “The store clerk came after me and said, 'Robin –
Walker and McCoy officially received their prize count the zeroes.'”
October 4 at a cheque presentation in St. Albert. In fact, McCoy and Walker's ticket was the only
The couple said they were together when they one sold across Canada to match all seven LOTTO
bought the winning ticket from McLeod Trading MAX winning numbers drawn on September 22.
Post in the hamlet of Peers. McCoy laughed when They won the entire $60 million jackpot that
he remembered cashing in another lottery ticket at evening, setting a new record for the biggest lottery
the same time they bought the winning ticket for prize ever won in Alberta.
September 22. The winning LOTTO MAX numbers on Brett McCoy and Robin Walker from Peers win $60 million.
“I won $100, and I was pretty excited,” he said. “I September 22 were 2, 10, 37, 38, 43 and 47. McCoy don't plan to make any big decisions right away.
remember thinking that I never win anything.” and Walker's ticket was an $11 quick pick, with six “We'll get a few things we need, but we're going to
The couple stopped back in at McLeod Trading selections and the add-on game EXTRA entered. sit tight for now,” Walker said. “There's so much to
Post the afternoon of September 23 – the day after As you'd expect, the couple are feeling think about.”
the big draw. This time, Walker went in to buy a overwhelmed as they consider the magnitude of the Incredibly, McCoy and Walker's windfall is the
couple of items while McCoy waited outside. win. “It's surreal,” Walker said. third multi-million prize win connected to the small
“I ran into the store to buy chicken feed and some “I was pretty excited when I thought it was
treats for my kids,” said Walker. “I grabbed all our $60,000,” McCoy added. “That would have taken community. In 2005, a couple from Peers won an
$8.2 million LOTTO 6/49 jackpot. And in 2007,
lottery tickets out of the glove compartment.” care of a big chunk of our mortgage.” another resident claimed an $11 million LOTTO
“A whole bunch of numbers came up on the screen With $60 million to consider, the couple said they 6/49 prize.

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Living Waters Catholic School Trustee TAMMY KENNEDY

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potential. * Committed to quality education for my children
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