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UPDATE: Name of Kelowna $50-million Lotto Max winner revealed

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April 11, 2016 - 4:57 PM

KAMLOOPS - B.C's newest multimillionaire will claim their $50 million lottery prize in Kamloops Tuesday morning.

The Lotto Max winner from Kelowna, June Bergh, is scheduled to accept a cheque at the B.C. Lottery Corporation headquarters in Kamloops at 10 a.m., April 12.

There was one winning ticket for the $50 million jackpot in Friday night's Lotto Max draw and it was sold in Kelowna.

This is the second big lottery win in Kelowna this year. Robert Goertzen won roughly $22 million in a Lotto 6/49 draw in February.

The winning ticket for the $5-million Lotto 6/49 draw on Saturday, April 9, was purchased in Vernon.

Find past stories about lottery winners here.

— This story was updated at 6:47 a.m., April 12, 2016, to include the name of the winner.

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