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  1. Hubbell in no rush for state to embrace sports bettingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 9 | Northfield News

    ... just a knee-jerk reaction." Hubbell didn't offer an opinion whether sports betting should be operated by the Iowa Lottery or overseen by the Iowa Racing and Gaming Commission. He does think the commission needs to take a big-picture look at gaming ...

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  2. Strategic America wins three 2018 Telly Awards: Videos for the Iowa...Read the original story

    Wednesday May 30 | Cityview Online

    Strategic America received three 2018 Telly Awards, one Gold and two Bronze, for video work with the Iowa Lottery and the Boys & Girls Clubs of Central Iowa. The Telly Awards annually honor excellence in video and television across all screens on an international scale.

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  3. Sex abuser loses lawsuit filed by victim and her motherRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 30 | KIMT

    ... and was sentenced to five years of probation. After pleading guilty, Hilpipre claimed a $100,000 prize from the Iowa Lottery and was sued for those winnings. The plaintiffs filed a motion in Hardin County District Court that Hilpipre had not ...

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  4. Mother of Sexual Abuse Victim Wins Lawsuit Against Girl's Grandfather by DefaultRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 26 | WHO-TV Des Moines

    ... years old. Dean is on probation for the next five years for that abuse. Earlier this year, Dean won a $100,000 Iowa Lottery prize. He admitted to the court that he has already spent that entire prize earning, despite a court order forbidding him ...

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  5. Woman gets probation for helping daughter claim winningsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 25 | KCRG

    ... say Dolezal was 19 when she bought the winning scratch-off ticket. Court records say her mom went to the Iowa Lottery office in Council Bluffs to claim the prize, and a check was issued in Lett's name. Police say Dolezal later called the office for ...

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  6. $1 Million Iowa Lottery Prize not Claimed 1 Month LaterRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2018 | KAAL-TV Austin

    Iowa Lottery officials say someone has a $1 million prize waiting to be claimed. The winning numbers were purchased at a Casey's General Store in Nevada for a prize announced April 11. Iowa Lottery officials and Casey's employees held a news conference Friday to publicize the unclaimed ticket.

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  7. $1 million Iowa Lottery prize not claimed 1 month laterRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2018 | KCRG

    Lottery spokeswoman Mary Neubauer says it's unusual for such a large prize to be unclaimed for nearly a month. The Des Moines Register reports Casey's manager Kim Cochron said people have been coming in asking if there was a winner since the numbers were drawn.

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  8. Powerball prizes still unclaimedRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2018 | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    ... prize. The ticket was close to winning the jackpot, all five numbers matched but just missed the red Powerball. Iowa Lottery wants to remind players to check their tickets. The winner has until April 11, 2018 to claim their prize at the Iowa Lottery ...

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  9. Man wins $4.38 million with lottery ticket he got for freeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2018 | UPI

    An Iowa man who won a $4.38 million lottery jackpot said his luck was compounded by the fact he got his ticket for free as part of a promotion. Chuck Anderson of Davenport visited Iowa Lottery headquarters on Thursday to claim his $4.38 million prize for matching all six numbers in Saturday's Lotto America drawing: 8-15-18-32-45, with Star Ball 1. Anderson said he hadn't even intended to enter the Lotto America drawing, but he received a free ticket along with the Powerball ticket he purchased during the first week of this month from the Kwik Star store in Davenport.

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  10. Lottery game ticket worth nearly $4.4 millionRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2018 | KDLT-TV Sioux Falls

    The ticket matched the six numbers in Saturday's Lotto America drawing: 8-15-18-32-45 and the Star Ball number of 1. The ticket was generated free when the person bought a Powerball ticket at the store as part of an Iowa Lottery promotion for May. The odds of winning the jackpot in Lotto America are around 1 in 26 million, with the odds of about 1 in 292.2 million of winning the Powerball jackpot and about 1 in 302.6 million of winning the Mega Millions jackpot.

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  11. Winning lottery ticket bought in DavenportRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2018 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    ... of 1. The ticket was generated free when the person purchased a Powerball ticket at the store as part of an Iowa Lottery promotion for the month of May. Whoever bought the winning ticket did so at a convenience store located at 2850 W. Locust ...

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  12. Iowa Lottery fraud resolvedRead the original story

    Apr 29, 2018 | University of Newcastle

    The Iowa Hot Lotto fraud scandal has now been resolved. A programmer who happened to be the info-security head for the Multi-State Lottery Association managed to slip in a piece of code into the proprietary system that changed the randomness on just three chosen days in the year.

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  13. Iowa Lottery chief to retireRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2018 | Northfield News

    Iowa Lottery CEO Terry Rich, who has led the state gambling enterprise since February 2009, announced Thursday he intends to retire in late 2018 or early 2019.

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  14. $1M Powerball ticket sold in central IowaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2018 | KCCI-TV Des Moines

    Check your numbers! Iowa Lottery officials say a Powerball ticket bought at a central Iowa convenience store is worth $1 million. Check your numbers! Iowa Lottery officials say a Powerball ticket bought at a central Iowa convenience store is worth $1 million.

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  15. Eddie Tipton arrives in the courtroom Tuesday, Aug.Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2018 | St. Cloud Times

    ... nation. The association is owned and operated by 36 member lotteries, mostly state organizations such as the Iowa Lottery. It's responsible for many of the nation's most popular and richest lotteries, including Powerball and Hot Lotto. Tipton had ...

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  16. How a gaming geek pulled off the biggest lotteryaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2018 | News Herald

    ... nation. The association is owned and operated by 36 member lotteries, mostly state organizations such as the Iowa Lottery. It's responsible for many of the nation's most popular and richest lotteries, including Powerball and Hot Lotto. Tipton had ...

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  17. Convicted molester now being sued by his victimRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2018 | KIMT

    ... a reduced charge of lascivious acts with a child on January 4. Hilpipre then claimed a $100,000 prize from the Iowa Lottery on January 24 after buying the winning ticket at an Alden convenience store. A lawsuit has now been filed in Hardin County ...

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  18. Mom accused of trying to help daughter with lottery fraudRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2018 | KDLT-TV Sioux Falls

    ... say Dolezal was 19 when she bought the winning ticket Nov. 18. Court records say her mom went to the Iowa Lottery office in Council Bluffs to claim the prize, and a check was issued in Lett's name. Police say Dolezal later called the lottery office ...

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  19. Underage lottery winner charged with fraudRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2018 | News Times

    ... be 21 or older. Authorities say she was 19 when she bought the winning ticket Nov. 18. A relative went to the Iowa Lottery office in Council Bluffs to claim the prize for Dolezal, and a check was issued in the relative's name. They tried to cash the ...

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  20. Teen who won $50,000 lottery prize charged with fraudRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2018 | KCCI-TV Des Moines

    ... be 21 or older. Authorities say she was 19 when she bought the winning ticket Nov. 18. A relative went to the Iowa Lottery office in Council Bluffs to claim the prize for Dolezal, and a check was issued in the relative's name. They tried to cash the ...

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