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Winneshiek County Woman Wins $30,000 Lottery Prize

Jill Mitchell Claims Top Prize in 'Bonus Crossword' Scratch Game

Jill Mitchell

CLIVE, Iowa - A Winneshiek County woman has won a $30,000 lottery prize.

Jill Mitchell of Ridgeway claimed the 12th of 144 top prizes available in the Iowa Lottery's "Bonus Crossword" scratch game. She purchased her winning ticket at Decorah Mart, 303 College Drive in Decorah, and claimed her prize on Friday the lottery's regional office in Mason City.

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

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