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Photo by Rachelle Klemme Lea and Mike Snyder hold up a $1 million Minnesota Millionaire Raffle poster with Jenny Canfield, acting director of Minnesota Lottery, standing at right during a press conference at the Holiday gas station Jan. 10.

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Mike and Lea Snyder of rural Wadena are new Minnesota Millionaires after Mike purchased two tickets for the big prize.

Wearing "Winner" sweatshirts provided by the lottery, they were formally announced at a 1 p.m. press conference at the Holiday gas station in Wadena, where the winning tickets had been purchased.


A $5,000 bonus paid to Wadena Holiday -- where Mike purchased the ticket -- was also presented to manager Steve Kohls.

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