Beltrami County resident wins big
ROSEVILLE, Minn. – According to a press release from the Minnesota Lottery, Alexis Lien of Bemidji won $20,000 playing the Minnesota Vikings game. Lien claimed the prize on Sept. 27, 2016. Holiday Station stores Inc., 414 Paul Bunyan Drive S.E. in Bemidji, sold the winning ticket.
- Lottery players have won more than $6.5 billion. All Minnesotans are winners because more than $2.6 billion in lottery proceeds have helped our state—more than $1 billion has helped preserve, restore and protect Minnesota’s environment in each of the 87 counties and almost $1.5 billion has helped fund state programs including education, public safety and health & human services.