Vallejo woman hits $1.5 million jackpot at Cache Creek

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BROOKS, Calif. – Eleanor Pelobello of Vallejo had just put a few dollars into a $1 Wheel of Fortune slot machine Oct. 3 at Cache Creek Casino Resort when it hit a huge progressive jackpot of $1,523,824. She had only been playing for about 10 minutes, she told a casino employee.

“Cache Creek Casino Resort and the Yocha Dehe Wintun Nation are thrilled that Eleanor had such good fortune,” said Randy Takemoto, general manager at Cache Creek.

Cache Creek Casino Resort, located 50 miles northwest of Sacramento, and 85 miles from the Bay Area, is Northern California’s premiere casino resort. Operating 2,300 slot machines and more than 120 table games throughout its spacious 100,000-square-foot casino, Cache Creek also features nine restaurants, a state-of-the-art entertainment center, a championship golf course (Yocha Dehe Golf Club) and a 200-room, four diamond, luxury hotel and spa.