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Humboldt Man Wins $30,000 Lottery Prize

James Schott Wins the Top Prize Playing "Crossword" Scratch Game

James Schott

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

James Schott claimed his prize Monday at the Iowa Lottery's regional office in Storm Lake. He purchased his winning ticket at Sparky's, Highway 3 & 169 in Humboldt.