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$1 million winning lottery ticket sold in Beltrami County

BEMIDJI -- A $1 million Minnesota Millionaire Raffle ticket was sold in Beltrami County, lottery officials announced Thursday. A second $1 million ticket was sold in Stearns County. The tickets are two of the 150 winning tickets from this year's New Year's drawing.

The $1 million winning ticket numbers were 077692 and 566227. Five other tickets, worth $100,000 each, were sold in Dakota, Hennepin, Morrison and two in Wright counties. A total of 100 tickets won $500.

Winners of the $1 million prizes have until Jan. 2, 2015 to claim their prizes, but they must do so at the Minnesota Lottery headquarters in Roseville. Winners should call (651) 635-8271 to make arrangements to claim the prize, officials said.

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