21 Sep One lucky guest at Gold Horse Casino is going home a millionaire today as SIGA announces that the Smoke Signals jackpot was won for more than $1.4 million
September 21, 2023 – Lloydminster, SK – Saskatchewan’s newest millionaire, Jeffery Stepaniuk, from Regina, Saskatchewan, hit big on the Smoke Signals jackpot early morning Sunday, September 17, winning a total of $1,490,640.58. Stepaniuk won the Smoke Signals top tier progressive jackpot at SIGA’s Gold Horse Casino, located in Lloydminster, Saskatchewan.
He was awarded his winnings in an official cheque presentation ceremony at Gold Horse Casino on Thursday, September 21, 2023, by members of SIGA management.
“On behalf of SIGA’s Board of Directors, management and staff, I would like to congratulate Jeffery Stepaniuk on his impressive Smoke Signals win,” said Gold Horse Casino General Manager Justina Sather.
“Congratulations to our latest Gold Horse Casino millionaire, Jeffery Stepaniuk. We wish you all the best, and enjoy your winnings,” added SIGA Regional General Manager Trevor Marion.
To date, SIGA’s Smoke Signals progressive has paid out $61,788,586.14 in jackpot wins.
Smoke Signals has been reset to one million dollars and can be won at any time.
Smoke Signals is a SIGA-wide progressive jackpot that links 51 slot machines at all seven casinos. There are three mystery jackpot tiers that increase over time, with specific starting and ending prize values. The largest mystery jackpot has a minimum value of $1,000,000 and pays out before it hits $2,000,000. Each time a patron plays a Smoke Signals slot machine, any of the jackpots could be triggered.
The jackpot can be won at any of the SIGA casinos:
- Bear Claw Casino & Hotel (White Bear First Nation) near Carlyle
- Dakota Dunes Casino (Whitecap Dakota First Nation) near Saskatoon
- Gold Eagle Casino (Mosquito First Nation) in North Battleford
- Gold Horse Casino (Little Pine First Nation) in Lloydminster
- Living Sky Casino (Nekaneet First Nation) in Swift Current
- Northern Lights Casino (Peter Ballantyne Cree Nation) in Prince Albert
- Painted Hand Casino (Kahkewistahaw First Nation) in Yorkton
For more information, please contact:
Director of Communications & Media Relations
Saskatchewan Indian Gaming Authority
|Progressive||Number of Hits||Amount||Tier Value|
|Smoke Signals||19||$27,978,392.90||$1,000,000 - $2,000,000|
|Dreamer||272||$13,486,738.92||$25,0000 - $75,000|
|Player||10,213||$20,323,454.32||$1,000 - $3,000|
SIGA’s mission is to strengthen the lives of First Nation people through employment, economic growth, positive community relations and financial self-reliance. A non-profit organization, all net profits from SIGA’s casino operations go to local First Nation communities, community development corporations and the province’s general revenue fund. Sharing Success with Saskatchewan communities.SIGA.ca
About Gold Horse Casino
Gold Horse Casino opened on December 20, 2018. It is located in Canada’s only border town – Lloydminster; incorporated in both Canadian provinces and encompassing both Saskatchewan and Alberta.
The Border Tribal Council is the development partner for Gold Horse Casino, which is made up of six Member Nations – Little Pine First Nation, Lucky Man First Nation, Poundmaker Cree Nation, Canoe Lake First Nation, Beardy’s & Okemasis First Nation and Pelican Lake First Nation.