Dec. 6—Winning tickets for two $50,000 weekly prizes from the New Year's Millionaire Raffle were sold in Allegheny and Westmoreland counties, Pennsylvania Lottery officials said.
The raffle features two prizes of $50,000 each week for two months leading up to the Jan. 8 drawing.
The third week's winning numbers — 00095198 and 00113017 — were randomly selected from among more than 47,500 Millionaire Raffle tickets sold between Nov. 23-29, lottery officials said.
The tickets were sold at Settler's Ridge Market District in Robinson and Dagwood's Subs-N-Suds in Greensburg.
Winners should make an appointment to visit a Pennsylvania Lottery office in order to claim their $50,000 prize. Prizes cannot be claimed at a retailer or by mail.
Winners of the weekly drawings are reminded to keep their tickets for the Millionaire Raffle drawing. It is possible for a ticket to win in two drawings.
A maximum of 500,000 Millionaire Raffle tickets will be sold for the chance to win 6,000 cash prizes totaling more than $5 million. Tickets are $20 and will be available until 8 p.m. Jan. 8 or until sold out.
The raffle will award four prizes of $1 million; four prizes of $100,000; 100 prizes of $1,000, and 5,892 prizes of $100.
More information is available at www.palottery.state.pa.us
Paul Peirce is a Tribune-Review staff writer. You can contact Paul at 724-850-2860, firstname.lastname@example.org or via Twitter .