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Cedar Rapids Woman Wins $10,000 Lottery Prize

Janet Webster Wins Top Prize Playing "Great State Tailgate" Scratch Game

DES MOINES, Iowa - A Cedar Rapids woman won a top prize of $10,000 playing the Iowa Lottery's "Great State Tailgate" instant-scratch game.

Janet Webster claimed her prize Monday at the Iowa Lottery's regional office in Cedar Rapids. She purchased her winning ticket at Kum & Go, 315 Story St. in Boone.

Players can enter eligible non-winning Great State Tailgate scratch tickets online to earn "Points For Prizes™" points as well as be entered into the Great State Tailgate promotion where players have a chance to win the grand prize which is a totally tricked-out, customizable towable tailgate valued at more than $22,000. Players also have the chance to win one of five first place prizes of $1,000. The deadline to enter the Great State Tailgate promotion is noon, Dec. 6.