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Ephrata Lotto Winners 1/7/2011
Jim McCullar of Ephrata, retired Boeing employee and Vietnam War veteran, couldn't be more excited about his Mega Millions $190,000,000 jackpot win. Surrounded by his wife, Carolyn, and his children, Heather, Les, Jason and Cheryl, he accepted his ceremonial "huge" check Thursday.

"My wife and I play the same numbers all the time, but we used to play our birthdays," Jim explained to Governor Gregoire, who came to meet the winner. "We first used the numbers playing the Oregon Lottery and won $18,000. This time, Carolyn said we should go back to using our lucky numbers. So we did, and here we are!" Jim joked with Governor Gregoire saying, "I've never stood so close to someone I didn't vote for!"

The father of six and grandfather of 23 said, "We're not the only two winners; our whole family is winning." His daughter responded saying they were the lucky ones to have Jim and Carolyn as parents.

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