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$1,000,000A new millionaire in Abitibi-Témiscamingue thanks to Lotto 6/49

$1,000,000A new millionaire in Abitibi-Témiscamingue thanks to Lotto 6/49

Montréal, March 9, 2018 – Abitibi-Témiscamingue resident Denise Lafond Beaupré pocketed a million-dollar Guaranteed Prize at the Lotto 6/49 draw of February 24.



  • Lottery: Lotto 6/49
  • Prize won: $1,000,000
  • Category: Guaranteed Prize
  • Draw date: February 24, 2018
  • Winner’s place of residence: Abitibi-Témiscamingue
  • Retailer: Bingo du Cuivre (105, avenue Mercier, Rouyn-Noranda)
  • Claim centre: Loto-Québec’s head office in Montréal



  • Ms. Lafond Beaupré made a big trip to claim her winnings which, according to her, couldn’t come at a better time.
  • After seeing that she had won a million dollars, she wasted no time in flying to Montréal with her husband to come claim her prize at Loto-Québec headquarters.
  • She plans on putting into motion her long-held renovation plans.



  • It’s really fantastic to be able to pamper myself a little! said Ms. Lafond Beaupré.


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. In 2017, Loto-Québec paid out 107 prizes worth $1 million or more and created 132 millionaires. Gagnant à vie! and Grande Vie lotteries have provided 29 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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