Jul 6, 2016 5:32 PM
6 Granite Staters win a total of $45,000 in NH lottery event
GILFORD - Six New Hampshire residents won a total of $45,000 during the live Tri-State Jackpot drawing on July 3.
The New Hampshire Lottery hosted a $500,000 live drawing prior to country music star Keith Urban went on stage at the Bank of New Hampshire Pavilion in Gilford.
New Hampshire winners included:
-Frances Bergeron, Londonderry – $5,000
-Jim Blanco, Goffstown – $5,000
-Nathlie Gruvman, Manchester – $10,000
-Richard Lambert, Hooksett – $10,000
-Betty Love, Dover – $10,000
-Melissa McGowan, Manchester – $5,000
Winners were chosen in a three-round, knockout format, in which the field of finalists were narrowed down from 15 to three people for the final round. In choosing winners, Charlie McIntyre, executive director of the New Hampshire Lottery Commission, selected cards numbered from one to 15 from a drawing machine.