08/21/2015 14:11 EDT | Updated 08/21/2016 01:12 EDT

$14.2M lotto winner in Saskatchewan pops the question to

SASKATOON — A Saskatchewan man proposed to his girlfriend when he found out he had won $14.2 million in Lotto 6-49.

Rod Holinaty of La Ronge says he asked Verna Tremblay if she would marry "this millionaire."

She said yes.

The winning ticket was for the Aug. 5 draw.

The couple received the cheque today at a presentation in Saskatoon.

They plan to travel and help family with their winnings.


The Canadian Press