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Check Your Old Lottery Tickets!

$100,000 Winning Ticket Sold in East Dundee is About to Expire

For Immediate Release Contact: Mike Lang (217) 524-5158
Micaela Small (630) 486-0658

East Dundee, IL— February 11, 2014— Check your desk, cookie jar, glove compartment, and anywhere else you may have stashed a winning lottery ticket.  Time is running out for a lucky lottery player to claim a $100,000 Lucky Day Lotto prize from a ticket sold almost a year ago in East Dundee.

The winning numbers in the Thursday February 28, 2013, Lucky Day Lotto drawing were – 05 – 16 – 18 – 29 – 30.  The $100,000 winning Quick Pick ticket was purchased at East Dundee Citgo, 1097 East Main Street.  Players have one year from the original drawing date to claim their prize.

Lottery prizes up to $600 can be claimed at most of the 8,200 Illinois Lottery retail locations.  Prizes over $600 may be claimed at one of five Lottery prize centers across Illinois, located in Chicago, Des Plaines, Springfield, Rockford and Fairview Heights.  Under the Illinois Lottery Law, unclaimed prizes are transferred to the Common School Fund.

Jackpots for Lucky Day Lotto start at $100,000. Lucky Day Lotto drawings are twice a day, seven days a week with an average of 40,000 winners every day.  For more information, please visit


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