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Winner News

Press releases written about lottery winners of $10,000 or more can be found here. Be sure to check out the photos and interviews that come with some of these stories. Check out our Archive for other stories.

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Most Recent Winners

Release
Date
  Winner Name, City and Prize Amount
2/1/16 Alyssa Kacmarynski of Ida Grove Wins $10,000
1/26/16 Clarence Grilliot Jr. of Mount Pleasant Wins $50,000
1/22/16 Cheryl Mehmen of Greene Wins $10,000
1/22/16 Lynn Belluci-Adams of Boone Wins $30,000
1/20/16 John Plummer of Bristow Wins $50,000
1/20/16 James "Ken" Collins of Eldora Wins $30,000
1/20/16 Pason Hermsen of Albia Wins $100,000
1/20/16 Lee Potter of Des Moines Wins $50,000
1/20/16 Latasha Pearsall of Keokuk Wins $10,000
1/15/16 Travis Harpenau of Mason City Wins $100,000
1/15/16 Gibram Madrid Sanchez of Cedar Rapids Wins $50,000
1/15/16 Dan Hall of Johnston Wins $10,000
1/14/16 Bryon Stewart of Onawa Wins $2 Million!
1/14/16 Judith Hernandez of Ottumwa Wins $50,000
1/14/16 Barbara Voshell of Oelwein Wins $30,000
1/14/16 Nahum Mendez Castillo of Clive Wins $30,000
1/12/16 Jesse Hayes of Pleasantville Wins $10,000
1/12/16 Lillian Philpott of Essex Wins $50,000
1/12/16 Jenny Coleman of Des Moines Wins $50,000
1/12/16 Judy Hazlett of Cedar Rapids Wins $10,000
1/11/16 Joel Dominguez of Sioux City Wins $1 Million!
1/7/16 James Higgins of Fairfield Wins $25,000
1/7/16 John Gehlhausen of Fort Dodge Wins $30,000
1/6/16 Colleen Bales of Runnells Wins $30,000
1/6/16 Victor Reveles of Des Moines Wins $30,000
1/5/16 Dan Felper of Riceville Wins $100,000
1/5/16 Clint Schnepp of Oxford Junction Wins $40,000
1/5/16 Ronald Branstad of Osage Wins $10,000
1/4/16 Deidra McVay of Cedar Rapids Wins $50,000
12/30/15 Samuel Pickard of Ames Wins $30,000
12/30/15 Sara Miller of San Diego, CA Wins $10,000
12/23/15 Nick Gaston of Waterloo Wins $100,000
12/23/15 Tara Sargent of Emmetsburg Wins $10,000
12/23/15 Christopher Bauer of Waterloo Wins $30,000
12/23/15 "The Lucky 43" of SE Iowa Win $50,000
12/18/15 Greg Spain of Long Grove Wins $100,000
12/17/15 Alex Reed of Des Moines Wins $10,000
12/16/15 Corey Scherff of Fort Dodge Wins $50,000
12/15/15 Brian Irvine of Oelwein Wins $250,000
12/15/15 Nicole Smith of Council Bluffs Wins $30,000
12/11/15 Jodi Scholl of North Liberty Wins $50,000
12/11/15 Steve Krukow of Ackley Wins $40,000
12/11/15 Patty Mullen of Muscatine Wins $10,000
12/9/15 Don Brown Sr. of Waterloo Wins $30,000
12/9/15 Virgil Weimerskirch of La Motte Wins $10,000
12/9/15 Jeff Kraus of Lidderdale Wins $50,000
12/3/15 John Jennings of Altoona Wins $100,000
12/3/15 Richard Parnell Jr. of Tibbie, AL Wins $10,000
12/2/15 Shane Authier of Mason City Wins $10,000
12/2/15 Dan Franz of Ames Wins $40,000
12/1/15 Jason Dooley of Milo Wins $100,000
12/1/15 Megan Johnson of Indianola Wins $30,000


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