Joseph Towpich of Red Deer won $712

Joseph Towpich of Red Deer won $712

Red Deer man wins $712K

A city resident hit paydirt two days before Christmas. Joseph Towpich of Red Deer won $712,744 on the Lotto Max draw on Dec. 23.

A city resident hit paydirt two days before Christmas.

Joseph Towpich of Red Deer won $712,744 on the Lotto Max draw on Dec. 23.

Towpich checked his tickets at a gas station in Olds. He bought his Quick Pick ticket at Short Stop Food Store in Olds. Towpich plans to spend his winnings on travelling, buying land — and getting married.