Marjorie Strang Wins Big Prize Playing "Triple Platinum 777" Scratch Game
DES MOINES, Iowa - A Cascade woman won a prize of $10,000 playing the lottery's "Triple Platinum 777" instant-scratch game.
Marjorie Strang claimed her prize Monday at the Iowa Lottery's regional office in Cedar Rapids. She purchased her winning ticket at Casey's, 627 S. Main St. in Monticello.
Triple Platinum 777 is a $10 scratch game. Players scratch the "Dollar" symbols and the “Bonus Box.” If they reveal the "7" game symbol, they win the prize shown for that symbol. If they reveal the "77" game symbol, they win double the prize shown for that symbol. If they reveal the "777" game symbol, they win triple the prize shown for that symbol. If they get two like symbols in "Bonus Box," they win $50 instantly. The overall odds of winning a prize in the game are 1 in 3.11.
Players can enter eligible non-winning scratch tickets online to earn "Points For Prizes™" points. The point value will be revealed to the player on the website upon successful submission of each eligible valid ticket. There is a limit of 30 ticket entries per day. To participate in Points For Prizes, a player must register for a free account at ialottery.com. Registration is a one-time process. Merchandise that can be ordered by using points will be listed on the website in the Points For Prizes online store. Players can choose from items in categories such as apparel, automotive, jewelry, sporting, tools and more.