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$1,000,000A new millionaire in the Laurentides region thanks to Extra!

$1,000,000A new millionaire in the Laurentides region thanks to Extra!

Montréal, April 16, 2018 – Laurentides resident Eliane Morin Reid won $1,000,000 at the March 21 draw of Extra.



  • Lottery: Extra
  • Prize won: $1,000,000
  • Category: Grand Prize
  • Draw date: March 21, 2018
  • Winner’s place of residence: Laurentides
  • Retailer: Dépanneur Charbonneau (131, rue Saint-Vincent, Sainte-Agathe-des-Monts)
  • The retailer will receive a 1% prize of $10,000.
  • Claim centre: Loto-Québec headquarters in Montréal



  • Ms. Morin Reid decided to mix things up a bit… by adding Extra to her Lotto 6/49 ticket.
  • She realized she had the winning number while reading the newspaper.
  • She was so surprised that she froze in total shock.
  • She called her daughter to tell her the good news, sharing her disbelief that she had actually won.
  • Her plans? The lucky winner will be purchasing a new car and pampering her daughters and grandchildren.


Lottery prize payments in gaming establishments

Lottery winners may claim their prizes at the Trois-Rivières and Québec City gaming halls, Loto-Québec’s Montréal and Québec City offices, or at the Casino de Montréal, Casino du Lac-Leamy, Casino de Charlevoix or Casino de Mont-Tremblant. All details are on the You’ve won? page of the Lotteries site.


About Loto-Québec

Loto-Québec’s mission is to responsibly and efficiently manage games of chance in a controlled and measured fashion, in the interest of all Quebecers. Entertainment is at the heart of its activities. From January 1 to April 10, 2018, Loto-Québec awarded 44 prizes of $1,000,000 or more and created 32 millionaires. Gagnant à vie! and Grande Vie lotteries have provided 8 lucky winners with a lifetime annuity.


Patrice Lavoie
Corporate Director, Public Affairs, Press Relations and Social Media

Danny Racine
Communications Advisor

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