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Adair County Woman Wins $100,000 Lottery Prize

Valerie Edwards Claims Top Prize In '$100,000 Mega Crossword' Game

Valerie Edwards

CLIVE, Iowa — An Adair County woman has won a $100,000 lottery prize.

Valerie Edwards of Fontanelle won the 33rd top prize in the Iowa Lottery's "$100,000 Mega Crossword" scratch game. She purchased her winning ticket at Casey's, 304 Washington St. in Fontanelle, and claimed her prize Thursday at lottery headquarters in Clive.

The $100,000 Mega Crossword game is a $10 scratch game that features overall odds of 1 in 3.30, 38 top prizes of $100,000 and 76 prizes of $10,000. For more information about this game, and the number of prizes still available, visit

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