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Cedar Falls Man Wins $30,000 Lottery Prize

Chad Niehaus Wins Top Prize in 'Bonus Crossword' Game

Chad Niehaus

CLIVE, Iowa - A Cedar Falls man has won a $30,000 lottery prize.

Chad Niehaus won the 88th top prize in the Iowa Lottery's "Bonus Crossword" scratch game. He purchased his winning ticket at Thunder Ridge Ampride, 2425 White Tail Drive in Cedar Falls, and claimed his prize Tuesday at lottery headquarters in Clive.

Bonus Crossword is a $3 scratch game that features overall odds of 1 in 3.52 and 144 top prizes of $30,000. For more information about this game, and the number of prizes still available, visit

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