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Jackson County Woman Wins $30,000 Lottery Prize

Elizabeth Bates Wins Top Prize Playing the "Crossword" Scratch Game

DES MOINES, Iowa - A Miles woman won the top prize of $30,000 playing the lottery's "Crossword" instant-scratch game.

Elizabeth Bates claimed her prize June 15 at the Iowa Lottery's regional office in Cedar Rapids. She purchased her winning ticket at Preston Country Store, 164 N. Main St. in Preston.