Tamera Anderson Wins Top Prize Playing the "Holiday Black" Scratch Game
DES MOINES, Iowa - A Cedar Falls woman won a top prize of $50,000 playing the lottery's "Holiday Black" instant-scratch game.
Tamera Anderson claimed her prize Monday at the Iowa Lottery's regional office in Cedar Rapids. She purchased her winning ticket at Casey's, 5226 University Ave. in Cedar Falls.Return to top↑
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