|CLIVE, Iowa — A Lee County woman has won a $10,000 lottery prize.Lena Dyer of Keokuk claimed the fifth of nine prizes of $10,000 available in the Iowa Lottery’s “$1,000 Loaded!” scratch game. |
She purchased her winning ticket at Site Food Mart, 1301 Main St. in Keokuk, and claimed her prize on Monday at the lottery’s regional office in Cedar Rapids.The $1,000 Loaded! game features eight top prizes of $100,000, and as the name suggests, more than 1,000 prizes of $1,000.
For more information about this game, and the number of prizes still available, visit ialottery.com.
About the Iowa Lottery: Since the lottery’s start in 1985, its players have won more than $4.3 billion in prizes while the lottery has raised more than $1.9 billion for state programs. Today, lottery proceeds have four main purposes in Iowa. They provide help for our state’s veterans and their families through the Iowa Veterans Trust Fund; support through the Iowa Public Safety Survivor Benefits Fund for the surviving family members of Iowa peace officers and fire fighters who die in the line of duty; help for a variety of significant projects through the state General Fund; and backing for the Vision Iowa program, which was implemented to create tourism destinations and community attractions in the state and build and repair schools.