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

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

Montréal, February 28, 2020 — Laurentides resident Alfred Roberts took home the $1,000,000 grand prize in the February 18 Extra draw.


In summary

  • Lottery: Extra
  • Prize: $1,000,000
  • Category: Grand prize
  • Draw date: February 18, 2020
  • Winner’s place of residence: Laurentides
  • Retailer: Couche-Tard (20 Rue Blainville Ouest, Sainte-Thérèse-de-Blainville)

      The retailer will receive a 1% commission of $10,000.

  • Claim centre: Loto-Québec head office in Montréal



  • Seeing that he had the first number of the winning selection, Alfred got excited at the prospect of winning at least $2.

  • He continued checking his numbers one by one—until his excitement reached a fever pitch when he realized he’d actually pocketed the $1,000,000 grand prize!

  • Alfred wasted no time in sharing the good news with his kids.

  • “It was when I saw their reaction that it really sunk in what had just happened!” confided the new millionaire.

  • Alfred says he feels lucky that he’ll be able to share his windfall with family members. The lucky winner also told us he plans to buy a new car, and continue living life to the fullest.


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 2019, Loto-Québec paid out 88 prizes of $1,000,000 or more. The Gagnant à vie and Grande Vie lotteries have provided 23 lucky winners with a lifetime annuity. Major prize winners are listed on the Winners page of the Lotteries site.