Monthly Archives: August 2014

Record $700,000 50/50 jackpot at Edmonton Eskimos game.

Alberta rules allow the carryforward of unclaimed prizes. ¬†This stirred a buying frenzy at an Eskimos game when their electronic raffle ticket winner went unclaimed. ¬†They brought forward $71,000 dollars, but the 40,000 fans spent more than another $600,000 which got the jackpot a little frothy. Winning ticket for Commonwealth Stadium 50/50 draw worth whopping…
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