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Council Bluffs Man Wins $50,000 Lottery Prize

David Howard Wins Top Prize of $50,000 Playing "Black Pearls" Scratch Game

DES MOINES, Iowa - A Council Bluffs man won the top prize of $50,000 playing the lottery's "Black Pearls" instant-scratch game.

David Howard claimed his prize Friday at the Iowa Lottery's regional office in Council Bluffs. He purchased his winning ticket at Kwik Shop, 1602 Ave. G in Council Bluffs.