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Lotto multi-millionaire yet to claim prize

Mt Maunganui's newest Lotto millionaire is yet to claim their prize. Photo/File
Mt Maunganui's newest Lotto millionaire is yet to claim their prize. Photo/File

Mt Maunganui's newest Lotto millionaire has yet to claim their $9.83 million Powerball prize.

The winning Powerball ticket was sold at Paper Power at Mount Paper Power, which is closed today.

A Lotteries spokeswoman confirmed no one had come forward to claim the prize, made up of $9,355,737 from Powerball First Division and $500,000 from Lotto First Division.

Another Lotto player in Auckland will be also be celebrating today after winning a $500,000 share of First Division.

The winning ticket was sold at Hillpark Superette and Lotto in Manurewa.

Strike was also won by a lucky player in Tauranga, who has won $479,069.

The winning ticket was sold on NZ Lotteries online channel MyLotto, by a player in Tauranga.

- NZ Herald

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