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Adel Man Wins $50,000 Lottery Prize

Dennis Kolk Wins Top Prize Playing '$50,000 Bonus Gift' Game

Dennis Kolk

DES MOINES, Iowa - An Adel man has won a $50,000 lottery prize.

Dennis Kolk claimed the second of 12 top prizes of $50,000 available in the Iowa Lottery's new "$50,000 Bonus Gift" instant-scratch game.

Kolk claimed his prize Tuesday at the lottery's headquarters in Des Moines. He purchased his winning ticket at Kum & Go, 409 Nile Kinnick Drive in Adel.

"$50,000 Bonus Gift" is a $5 double-sided scratch game. Players win prizes by uncovering game symbols. The back of the ticket has a bonus game where players can win by matching a "winning number" to any of "your numbers." Each game is played separately. The overall odds of winning a prize in the game are 1 in 3.62.

Ten top prizes of $50,000 are still up for grabs in $50,000 Bonus Gift, as well as 193 prizes of $1,000 and hundreds of prizes of $200 and $100.

Players can enter nonwinning $50,000 Bonus Gift scratch tickets online in the Gifts Galore Play It Again® promotion, which offers 310 Sony® electronics and cash prizes. When a player enters an eligible nonwinning scratch ticket in Gifts Galore, he or she will receive one entry in the drawing for the corresponding Sony® electronic or cash prize category. The deadline to enter is noon, Jan. 13. For rules and complete details, visit

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