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$500,000 win for two Lotto players

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Two Lotto players from Auckland and Alexandra will be counting their lucky stars after each winning $500,000 with Lotto First Division in tonight’s live Lotto draw.

The winning tickets were sold at Ti Rakau Superette in Auckland and Alexandra New World in Alexandra.

Powerball was not struck this evening and has rolled over to Wednesday night, where the jackpot will be $5 million.

Meanwhile, Strike Four was won by a player from Tauranga, who takes home $200,000. The winning Strike ticket was sold at Pak n Save Cameron Rd in Tauranga.

Thanks Lotto players for helping fund local community events like the Arrowtown Autumn Festival.

With over 50 events set amongst some of New Zealand’s most stunning scenery, the festival attracts large numbers of locals and visitors. The festival is happening this week and runs until Sunday.

Anyone who bought their ticket from any of the above winning stores should write their name on the back of their ticket and check it immediately in-store at any Lotto shop, online at MyLotto.co.nz or through the Lotto NZ App.

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