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Butte woman claims $290K Montana Cash jackpot

Butte woman claims $290K Montana Cash jackpot

Julie Mayson of Butte claims her $290,000 Montana Lottery prize on Thursday.

HELENA — A Butte woman wasted no time claiming the $290,000 jackpot from Wednesday's Montana Cash drawing.

Lottery officials say Julie Mayson came to Lottery Headquarters in Helena on Thursday to claim her prize. She bought her winning ticket at Albertsons in Butte.

She and her husband both work for NorthWestern Energy and learned they had the winning ticket shortly after Wednesday's drawing.

Mayson says she plans to pay some bills, put some money away for retirement and help her three daughters pay for college.

The winning numbers in this week's Montana Lottery drawings were:

Montana Cash: 06, 20, 27, 30, 32.

Wild Card: 05, 07, 20, 25, 28. Wild Card Queen Of Spades.

Hot Lotto: 05, 06, 07, 09, 26. Hot Ball 08. Hot Lotto Sizzler 03.

Powerball: 12, 24, 35, 36, 49. Powerball 01. Power Play 05.

Mega Millions: 05, 26, 27, 44, 57. Megaball 07. Megaplier 03.

The estimated jackpots for the next drawings are:

Montana Cash: $40,000

Wild Card: $265,000

Hot Lotto: $4.16 million

Powerball: $289 million

Mega Millions: $32 million

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Winning numbers drawn in '10 Spot Midday' game

HELENA — The winning numbers in Thursday afternoon's drawing of the Montana Lottery's "10 Spot Midday" game were:

01-03-04-10-33-40-45-47-48-49-52-57-60-66-69-70-71-76-79-80

Top Prize of $25,000 by matching ten of the twenty numbers drawn.

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State and area deaths

Billings:

Anna Marie McGrath McNeely, 92

Lynette Marie Fox, 65

Area Deaths:

Cody, Wyo.: Ralph Mayer, 86

Colstrip: Jeane Choate Stokes, 59

Great Falls: Margaret Schnurr, 90

Greybull, Wyo.: Julio Garay, 78

Meeteetse, Wyo.: John Robson Hogg

Red Lodge: Emil E. Jarvi, 97

Sidney: Victoria Tomlinson, 55

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Fire calls

11:59 a.m. Tuesday (City) — 125 25th St. W. Alarm.

12:02 p.m. Tuesday (City) — 3211 6th Ave. S. Service assist.

2:05 p.m. Tuesday (City) — 5818 Canyonwoods Drive. Grass fire.

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State and area deaths

Billings:

Mary B. Miller

Mary Popelka Kelsey, 73

Melvin M. Willnerd

Richard “Dick” W. Jones, 68

Roger James Sayre, 82

Sidney Ann Marie Weyrauch, infant daughter of Blaine and Elizabeth Weyrauch

Stacey Gwen Wilks

Area Deaths:

Baker: Thelma Arline Berg, 90

Colstrip: Preston E. Blum, 86

Culbertson: John Hauso, 62

Edgar: Michael Cory Phillips, 34

Glasgow: Arnetta Ann Braaten, 82

Lewistown: Gale S. Dorn, 88

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Fire calls

7:00 p.m. Sunday (City) — 4715 Grand Ave. Grass Fire.

9:12 p.m. Sunday (City) — 2611 9 Ave. N. Service assist.

9:57 p.m. Sunday (City) — 2171 Rangeview Court. Service assist.

2:12 a.m. Saturday (City) — 1890 Woody Dr. Carbon monoxide.

9:54 a.m. Saturday (City) — 4003 Parkhill Dr. Alarm.

11:20 a.m. Saturday (City) — 701 S. 27th. Alarm.

3:08 p.m. Saturday (City) — 2376 Main St. Alarm.

7:01 p.m. Saturday (City) — Broadwater and 8th St. West. Service assist.

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State and area deaths

Billings:

Arlen Poitra, 59

Melvin Willnerd, 93

Pamela Kray, 53

Shirley Ann Spitzer, 57

Area Deaths:

Big Timber: Jennifer A. Patton, 57

Buffalo: Opal Olson, 85

Bridger and Laurel: Henry Francis Vanderloos, 83

Colstrip: Preston E. Blum, 86; Jeane Stokes, 59

Plentywood: Sophus Christensen, 91

Pryor: Dallas B. Hugs, 63

Sheridan: Edward A. “Bud” Zahradnicek, 86; Thure “Ed” Edward Dahlin, 89

Sidney: Harold Buxbaum, 88

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Fire calls

7:44 p.m. Saturday (City) — 1824 King Ave, W. Alarm.

11:13 p.m. Saturday (City) — 2912 3rd Ave. N. Service assist.

3:02 a.m. Sunday (City) — 632 Oakmont Dr. Alarm.

9:08 a.m. Saturday (City) — 1541 Custer Ave. Utility.

12:18 p.m. Saturday (City) — MM444 190 WB. Vehicle fire.

1:18 p.m. Saturday (City) — 707 Clark Ave. Alarm.

2:36 p.m. Saturday (City) — 506 Calypso. Carbon monoxide.

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Births

Billings Clinic

None reported.

St. Vincent Healthcare

Boy

Janel and Rocky Davis, Shepherd

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State and area deaths

BILLINGS:

Marjorie Droste, 88

Lynette Fox, 65

Shirley Spitzer, 57

AREA DEATHS:

Edgar: Michael Cory Phillips, 34

Glasgow: Donna Lee Etchart, 85

Jordan: Carl Harbaugh, 83

Pryor: Dallas Hugs, 63

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DUIs

The following have been convicted of driving under the influence of alcohol or a non-narcotic drug, or of operating a motor vehicle while having a blood alcohol content above the legal intoxication level.

City Court Convictions

Tawna Oboyle, 33, of 217 Miles, on Jan. 16, $880 fine, 1 day jail.

Rafael Zarzoza, 29, 124 N. 24th, on Jan. 17, $990 fine, 1 day jail.

Justice Court Convictions

Richard Jamby Seybold, 33, of Shepherd, on Sept. 20, 2014, $1,085 fine, 27 days jail, 3rd offense.

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Achievers

In the schools

Billings students are on the fall semester 2014 honor roll at Montana State University-Bozeman. Students with a perfect 4.0 grade point average for the semester were named to the president’s honor roll, and an asterisk follows the name of these students. The dean’s honor roll includes students earning grade point averages of 3.5 or above for the semester. They are Aleksandra Abrahamowicz*, Cassandra Aldrich*, Kimberly Alexander, Nathan Althoff, Kristi Amos, Colter Andren, Abigail Atkins, Hayden Ayre, Ellezabeth Badgett*, Caitlin Bailey, Heather Baker*, Kaleb Barkac, Ashley Barnekoff, Marisa Barthuly*, Andrew Beaudry, Ryan Bechtold, Sean Becker*, Devon Beddow, Nicholas Bell, Brendan Bellows, Ashley Bertrand, Katherine Birkle*, Stephanie Boehm, Jillian Boll, Austin Bourassa, Hannah Braden*, Joseph Bretz, Amber Breuker*, Jackson Brew, Kate Brew*, Cody Brown, Layne Brown, Alexa Buchl, Aaron Burgess, Casey Burke, Rachael Byrnes, Ryan Byrnes, Leilani Carney*, Andrew Carroll, Taylor Cassard*, Rachel Catlin*, Matthew Cetrone, Daniel Charlton, Sujin Cho, Jared Clairmont, Rachael Cohen, Benjamin Collins, Davis Connelley, Mariana Covaci, Olivia Cranford, Laura Dahnke, Taylor Dees, Shannon DeJong, Devan Dennehy, Morgan Derby*, Natalie Dietrich*, Lincoln DiLorenzo, James Dilts, Thomas Donahue*, David Doney, Bailey Dooper, Tera Doyle, Jordan Dreessen, Paige Driscoll, Shawn Eddy, Stephanie Eddy, Jessica Ehlang, Jacqueline Elliott, Devan Farrar, Shelby Finch, Melissa Fink*, Lindsey Fleming, Emily Francis, Ashlee Frank, Ryan Frank, Alexander Frazier, Jordan Frickle, Nathan Fritz*, Riley Gallogly, Gabriella Garcia*, Matias Gerbasi, Morgan Gilbert, Megan Gillespie*, Paul Gillig, Ben Gleason*, Devon Goldhammer, Megan Gollahon, Brittany Gonzales*, Tucker Gosda, Abigail Gravgaard, Brittnee Grimstad, Logan Grimstad, Bailey Guelff, Shelby Guelff*, Emily Gunderson, Skyler Gunderson, Ashley Gutierrez*, Elliot Hagan, Derek Hammermeister, Nathan Hammond, Eaon Hanebury*, Sarah Hanley, Helena Hanna, Amy Harcharik*, Anthony Harmon, Levi Hartman, Rebecca Hays*, Sara Heard*, Michael Heger*, Aszia Hernandez, Jessica Hickel, Zachary Holmes, Samuel Holt, Ashley Horine, Kylee Hraban, Quinn Huppert, Torry Huppert, Kory Hutton, Bethany Irion, Brianna Irion, Bryce Iverson, Eric Johnson, Kaitlyn Johnson, Kyle Johnson, Lisa Johnson, Kjersti Johnston, Marcus Jolovich, Kaleigh Jones*, Morgan Julian, Kylie Kangas, Jonathan Karell, Mack Kautzman, Katherine Kent*, Abigail Ketterling*, Andrea Ketterling, Karissa Ketterling*, Jared Kimmet, Macy King, Caitlin Kirby, Veronnaka Klamert*, Kassie Klemann, Kristin Kochner, Alexander Krenzler*, Jeremy Kugler*, Courtney Lambert*, Jared Lambrecht, Brandon LaVeau, Faith LeFevre*, Patrick Leonard, Jenni LeSueur*, Cody Linde, Sarah Linkenhoker, Cody Lux, Justin MacDonald, Jamey MacPherson, RaeAnna Madigan, Jennifer Mahoney, Riley Manfull, Colton Marchwinski, Dakota Martonen, Anna Marts, Thomas Marts, Gabrial Mathews, Isaac Mazel, Ashley McClammy*, Ty McCormick, Trevin McNeil, Brock Meyer, Chazlyn Miller*, Joseph Miller, Eric Mitchell, Samantha Mohl, Amanda Moore, Jennifer Morris, Daniel Morse, Jessica Morse*, Tyler Nansel, Melanie Neale*, Amy Nelstead*, Katie Nessan, Hayley Nicoll, Nicole Nielsen, Tracy Nitschke*, Kayla Northrop, Samantha Northrop, Meagan Oleary, Tyler Osborne, Andrea Palm, Jacob Pancheau*, Canon Parker, Skylar Passon*, Parker Pearsall, Hannah Peretti, Cori Phillips*, Alex Picicci, Alexandra Pirtz, Kory Ploehn, Tyler Pointer, Quincey Pope, Maggie Powell, Hannah Priddy, Collette Proue, Alexander Reid, Charlene Reinhart, Madison Rembe*, Melanie Rice-Bellamy, Keith Rigney, Trey Roadifer, Caitlyn Robertson, Micah Rose*, Cody Rummel, Eric Rydquist, Grant Rydquist*, Hannah Sanders*, Lauren Satchell, Kendra Schaff, Daniel Schaner, Jessica Schermerhorn, Danyelle Schmidt, Erin Schreibeis*, Mariah Scott*, Austin Seder, Kaitlyn See, Jacob Selensky, Matthew Selensky, Seth Severa, Joshua Shakra, Emma Shankle*, Madelyn Sieler*, Jessica Skidmore*, Kinsey Skillen, Cassie Smith, Cole Sowden, Nicholas Staffileno, Karlee Steen, Racquel Steffans, Adam Sticka, Clinton Stiffler, MacKenzie Stone, Alicia Stoner, Brayden Stowe, Brittany Struss*, Isabel Sullivan, Nathan Sundsted, Eli Sutherland, Genevieve Suwara, Hayley Swain, Kristen Swift, Rachel Temme, Chase Templet*, Alexander Thelen, Melissa Thompson, Trevor Vannoy*, Donna Villanyi, Chase Vinger, Mikaela Wahl*, Joseph Waller, Andrew Walton*, Hope Watts*, Kyle Welliever, Danielle Wendlandt, Braydon White*, Christopher White, Stephanie White, MacKenzie Whitmer*, Brennan Whittmeyer, Jeremy Wicker*, Shawna Wilder, Leanne Williams, Dillon Winkler, Scarlett Wyatt, Johnathan Yakawich, Joshua Zeller, Patrick Zimny, Courtney Zundel, Jacob Zwemke.

Local students have earned a place on the 2014 fall dean’s list at Rocky Mountain College. Those students with a 4.00 GPA have an asterisk before their names. All others on the list have a high grade point average between 3.60 and 3.99.

Absarokee: Alexander Heyneman, Keturah Stahl.

Billings: *Mandi Achten, *Chere Anderson, *Brianna Bauer, *Cory Berry, *Bobbi Bjordahl, *Katie Boyce, *Sorcha Brooks, *Ashlee Burman, *Tenika Capouch, *Cole Catlin, *Alexandra Chase, *Nicolas Cordero-Gallegos, *Anna Dewald, *Zachery Farrand, *Megan Faulkner, *Tyler Faw, *Teryn Feller, *Chad Flynn, *Anna Gregory, *Hannah Groves, *Rachel Hein, *Piotr Held, *Kaelee Hale, *Stacy Hendricks, *Taylor Hert, *Tyler Hilderbrand, *Jeffrey Houser, *Kobi Hudson, *Courtney Hunt, *Treve Icenoggle, *Morgan Karpstein, *Daniel Kuske, *Elyssa Leininger, *McKenna Levesque, *Joshua Lieuallen, *Jesper Lindström, *Maryrose Milkovich, *Lydia Olsen, *Angie Partain, *Christopher Prescott, *Analena Richter, *Robert Robertson, *Nancy Robinson, *Ashley Roseboom, *Jakota Schatz, *Christopher Scoles, *Cooper Simpson, *McKenzie Stippich, *Cassandra Wallace, *Jonathan Wright, Jordan Allie, Macayla Birdwell, Eric Buer, Bryant Ceynar, Kathryn Clark, Aileen Denny, Matthew DeWit, Bailey Edwards, Malin Eriksson, Bryan Feigum, Kaitlyn Frenk, BrieAnna Geck, Gerald Giebink, Amber Godfrey, Linda Gutmann, Therese Hagbyhn, Tanner Haley, Tawnya Hamlin, Hannah Hansen, Katelyn Hansen, Traci Harper, Kimberly Heggem, Stephanie Heisler, Elizabeth Hellerud, Kati Hengel, Erik Hogbom, Kina Holst, Stephen Horton, Hayden Huff, Samuel Jarecke, Dylan Johnston, Marissa Jones-Flaget, Caden Kiedrowski, Ashley Kirby, Allison Kostelecky, Taylor Kufeld, Thomas Little, Ksenia Lynch, Kaesha McNeil, Andrew Moorhead, Breanna Parks, Tiffany Personett, Dannicah Petak, Zachary Pietrocarlo, Sarah Rittenhouse, Cody Russell, Sammantha Sadler, Emily Schaff, Reagan Schultz, Renee Seacor, David Shaffer, Jack Shultz, Gereint Sis, Orion Slatten, Tucker Stewart, Hyla Thompson, Crystallaina White, Larry Whittaker.

Bridger: *Marcella Bauwens.

Columbus: *Christian Gardner, Tayler Noble, *Daniel Parod, Aaron Wolters.

Hardin: *Kasha Caprata, *Mallory Edgar.

Huntley: Jessica Drake.

Joliet: Tanielle Beede.

Laurel: Kylee Belless, *Ayla Grandpre, Mitchell Harmon, Whitney Hodges, *Ruth Lowery , William Lowery, *Kaelea Price, *Kaleb Price, *Michaela Shifley, *Sonya Stahl, Lindsay Tebay, Vincent Tizono, Ryan Wallace.

Park City: *Michaela Gieser.

Pompeys Pillar: Kelsey Oblender.

Red Lodge: *Meggan Gildehaus, Mallory Kelley.

Roberts: *Katie Braten, Zane Holdbrook.

Roundup: *Jerome Rangitsch, Karen Smith, Whitney Wollman.

Shepherd: Rachel Keever, *Paige Williams.

Worden: *Desiree Talkington.

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Volunteer

The Billings Gazette is committed to promoting volunteerism as a way to build a caring community for all citizens. This listing includes opportunities registered with the United Way Volunteer Center.

1. Big Sky Senior Services

Call Jan at 259-3111

There are opportunities for male volunteers. Visit home-bound seniors, socialize, play games, reminisce. Times are flexible.

2. Yellowstone Valley Animal Shelter

Call Melissa at 294-1137

Help feed cats and clean their kennels — a purr-fect opportunity to get your cat snuggling fix and help the shelter, too.

For information about other opportunities or how to have your volunteer opportunities listed in this column, call 272-8510 or go to YouCanVolunteer.org.

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Fire calls

12:21 a.m. Saturday (City) — 628 Birch Lane. Service assist.

12:33 a.m. Saturday (City) — 1436 West Lane. Utility.

6:59 a.m. Saturday (City) — 1703 Iris Lane. Utility.

11:32 a.m. Saturday (City) — 2424 Ash St. Alarm.

11:37 a.m. Saturday (City) — 956 S. 24th St. W. Alarm.

12:36 p.m. Saturday (City) — 2110 First Ave. N. Utility.

2:39 p.m. Saturday (City) — 2800 King Ave. W. Service assist.

3:07 p.m. Saturday (City) — 2334 Central Ave. Service assist.

3:13 p.m. Saturday (City) — 1345 Mullowney Lane. Alarm.

3:14 p.m. Saturday (City) — 554 Killarney St. Carbon Monoxide.

3:17 p.m. Saturday (City) — Fourth Avenue South and South 28th Street West. Trash fire.

3:42 p.m. Saturday (City) — 1221 28th St. W. Alarm.

4:08 p.m. Saturday (City) — 1221 28th St. W. Alarm.

5:17 p.m. Saturday (City) — 4725 Stone St. Service assist.

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State and area deaths

BILLINGS:

Mae Cormier, 78

William “Bill” Hayden, 72

Norman Irish Sr., 93

Richard Jones, 67

Donna Staus, 88

Pearl Terrazas, 84

Pam Wilkerson, 61

AREA DEATHS:

Gillette, Wyo.: Chalene “Cheri” Smith, 54

Glendive: Delbert Floyd Riedlinger, 82

Joliet: Eugene “Gene” Stender, 98

Miles City: Pearl Shumway, 95; Frances Grasky, 94; Donald Nelson, 79; Ryan Watts, 35

Sidney: Harold Buxbaum, 88

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Fire calls

8:28 p.m. Thursday (City) — North 27th Street and Poly Drive. Structure fire.

8:42 p.m. Thursday (City) — 2424 Central Ave. Alarm.

12:58 a.m. Friday (City) — 2115 Central Ave. Alarm.

7:57 a.m. Friday (City) — 2800 10th Ave. N. Alarm.

11:55 p.m. Friday (City) — 920 S. 24th St. W. Structure fire.

1:33 p.m. Friday (City) — 920 S. 24th St. W. Alarm.

5:18 p.m. Friday (City) — 106 Birchwood Drive. Structure fire.

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State and area deaths

Billings:

Cale Richard Oven, infant son of Bob and Stacey Oven

Donald Joseph Shirek

Nikki Jean Kukowski, 45

Area Deaths:

Gillette: Ruth L. Giertych, 56

Lewistown: Mary (Molly) Mangold, 94

Formerly Of:

Glendive: Calvin C. Jorgenson, 83, Kelso, Wash.

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Fire calls

12:31 a.m. Thursday (City) — 1151 28th St. W. Service assist.

7:46 a.m. Thursday (City) — 2115 Central Ave. Alarm.

8:06 a.m. Thursday (City) — 2376 Main St. Alarm.

8:32 a.m. Thursday (City) — 2950 King Ave. W. Alarm.

5:07 p.m. Thursday (City) — 1342 Avenue F. Carbon Monoxide.

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State and area deaths

BILLINGS:

Marilyn Kay Fjelstad Miller, 82

Melvin Willnerd, 93

Roger J. Sayre, 82

Ereneo “Joe” Maciel, 82

Samiah Moore, infant daughter of Xavier Moore and Autum Carroll.

AREA DEATHS:

Bridger: Stephen Paul Larsen, 55

Clearmont, Wyo.: Anna M. Johnson, 76

Fallon: Lorin Abarr Sr.

Gillette, Wyo.: Wilma Irene Johner

Lovell, Wyo.: Linda Graves, 63

Powell, Wyo.: Janet Lynn Poulsen, 59

FORMERLY OF:

Brockton: Carolyne Cora Bird (Martell), 72, Billings

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State and area deaths

Billings:

Julian Pacheco III, infant son of Brandee Torres and Julian Pacheco Jr.

Gary Glen Armstrong, 89

Antoinette “Toni” Marie Stanton

Area Deaths:

Broadus: Gladys Alderman, 86

Jordan: Gary Uthaug, 70

Lame Deer: Darrell Lee Hiwalker, 47

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