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Cedar Falls Man Wins $50,000 Lottery Prize

James Nuss Claims Top Prize In 'Lucky Cherries' Scratch Game

James Nuss

CLIVE, Iowa — A Cedar Falls man has won a $50,000 lottery prize.

James Nuss won the sixth top prize in the Iowa Lottery's "Lucky Cherries" scratch game. He purchased his winning ticket at Happy's Wine & Spirits, 5925 University Ave. in Cedar Falls, and claimed his prize Monday at the lottery's Cedar Rapids regional office.

Lucky Cherries is a $5 scratch game that features eight top prizes of $50,000 and overall odds of 1 in 3.82. For more information about this game, and the number of prizes still available, visit

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