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Des Moines Woman Wins $30,000 Lottery Prize

Melissa Sater Wins Top Prize of $30,000 Playing "Crossword" Scratch Game

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

Melissa Sater claimed her prize April 16 at the Iowa Lottery's headquarters in Des Moines. She purchased her winning ticket at Quik Trip, 3941 S.E. 14th St. in Des Moines