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Oregon man finds millions on fridge door
A Portland, Oregon, man who bought a Megabucks ticket back in July, put it on his refrigerator and then forgot all about it found out this week that he had actually won $21.8 million. Leland Hanson bought the winning ticket at the 7-11 store at 16155 N. Lombard. Three months later he was getting ready to make a payment to a local veterinarian when he noticed some lottery tickets on his refrigerator and thought to himself, I should check those I could use a little extra money right now. ...
Nov 5, 2011, 8:37 am - Lottery News forum

Oregon Lottery doesn't allow public to comment at meetings
Some are upset over new Web site Northwest Portland resident Bill Crane, bothered by news reports that the Oregon Lottery might be targeting youths with its planned new Internet site, The ORcade, wanted to give the commission that oversees the agency his two cents worth. The timing was good. The Lottery Commission meets Friday morning, and Crane figured he'd drive south to Salem and sign up to talk. Problem is, the commission doesn't allow public testimony at its regular meetings, and told ...
Oct 21, 2011, 8:51 am - Lottery News forum

Oregon Lottery chief accused of harassment, retaliation
Oregon state officials are looking into claims that the director of the Oregon Lottery sexually harassed a female manager, then retaliated against her when she spurned his advances. According to allegations outlined in a letter by the woman's attorney, Lottery Director Larry Niswender made unwanted advances toward the manager, then put her on administrative leave after she and another manager at the Lottery became romantically involved. Both employees were reinstated to their jobs after mo ...
Oct 3, 2011, 12:42 am - Lottery News forum

Lottery winner must pay for court-appointed attorney
$1 million lottery winner faces meth charges There was only one problem with Megan Gatlin's using a court-appointed attorney in her upcoming criminal trial: She's a lottery winner. The 28-year-old Vancouver woman won $1 million this spring in the Oregon Lottery's St. Patrick's Day Raffle. So when she appeared Friday in Clark County Superior Court to face charges of possession of a controlled substance (methamphetamine) and third-degree theft, her attorney questioned the appointment. Def ...
Sep 5, 2011, 1:43 pm - Lottery News forum

Oregon Lottery draws St. Patrick's Raffle
By Todd Northrop The Oregon Lottery today held the state's sixth raffle drawing the third it has held on St. Patrick's Day. The appropriately-named St. Patrick's Day Raffle resulted in one new millionaire and over one thousand other prize winners. A complete list of winning numbers for the drawing can be found at Lottery Post's Oregon Lottery Results page (www.lotterypost.com/results/or). The game has a total of 1,011 cash prizes, with a top prize of $1 million cash. Raffle ticket ...
Mar 17, 2011, 7:58 pm - Lottery News forum

Oregon Lottery creates 2 Thanksgiving millionaires
By Todd Northrop The Oregon Lottery today held the state's fifth raffle drawing the second it has held near Thanksgiving. The appropriately-named Thanksgiving Raffle resulted in two new millionaires and over two thousand other prize winners. A complete list of winning numbers for the drawing can be found at Lottery Post's Oregon Lottery Results page. This year's Thanksgiving Raffle has twice as many winners as last year's because the lottery doubled the number of available tickets. E ...
Nov 23, 2010, 9:47 pm - Lottery News forum

Tickets on sale for Oregon Lottery's Thanksgiving Raffle
The Oregon Lottery is doubling the stakes for this year's Thanksgiving Raffle. There will be two $1 million prize winners when the numbers are drawn Nov. 23 at the state lottery office in Salem. There will also be 20 people who win $20,000 prizes and 2,000 winners who claim $100 prizes. Tickets for the raffle cost $10 each, and went on sale Sunday, Sept. 26. It's the second Thanksgiving Raffle in Oregon Lottery's history. The winning numbers for the raffle will be published on Lotter ...
Sep 29, 2010, 1:39 pm - Lottery News forum

Oregon Lottery draws 4th of July Raffle
The Oregon Lottery today held the state's fourth raffle drawing the first it has held around the 4th of July. Despite being named the 4th of July Raffle, the game was drawn today, July 1. One winning number, 195945, was chosen for the game's top prize $1 million. There were also 20 second prize winners of $20,000, and 1,000 winners of $100. A complete list of winning numbers for the drawing can be found at Lottery Post's Oregon Lottery Results page (www.lotterypost.com/results/or). Raff ...
Jul 1, 2010, 6:01 pm - Lottery News forum

Woman claims $1 million in Oregon Lottery Raffle
The city of Lake Oswego, Oregon, came up big once again, when the winning ticket for the St. Patrick's Day Raffle, announced Wednesday, March 17, was sold by a Lake Oswego Lottery retailer. Sandy Hendricks of Lake Oswego presented her winning $1 million Raffle ticket at the Lottery office in Salem on Thursday, March 18. Within an hour of presenting her winning ticket, Hendricks was presented with her $1 million prize by Lottery Commission Chair Steve Ungar and Interim Director Larry Niswender ...
Mar 22, 2010, 6:43 am - Lottery News forum

Oregon Lottery draws St. Patrick's Raffle
The Oregon Lottery yesterday held the state's third raffle drawing the second it has held on St. Patrick's Day. The appropriately-named St. Patrick's Day Raffle resulted in one new millionaire and over one thousand other prize winners. A complete list of winning numbers for the drawing can be found at Lottery Post's Oregon Lottery Results page (www.lotterypost.com/results/or). The game has a total of 1,011 cash prizes, with a top prize of $1 million cash. Raffle tickets went on sale ...
Mar 18, 2010, 9:07 am - Lottery News forum