Cherokee Woman Wins Top Iowa Lottery Prize

A Cherokee woman has won a top Iowa Lottery prize.

Tamara Blackburn won the 49th top prize in the lottery’s “$30,000 Crossword” scratch game. Blackburn purchased her winning ticket at the Cherokee Convenience store. She claimed her prize Tuesday at the Iowa Lottery’s Storm Lake regional office.

“$30,000 Crossword” is a three-dollar scratch game that features 151 top prizes.


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