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Gov. Chris Sununu signed the bill to legalize sports betting in New Hampshire last Friday, making his state the sixth to pass a law this year. The structure for NH ...
Iowa Lottery leader expects a strong year when books are closed Radio Iowa
Iowa Lottery CEO Matt Strawn says the fiscal year that ended June 30th was a good one for the organization. Strawn declined to give an actual figure, as he says ...
'At first, they didn't believe it': Group of Collins Aerospace coworkers win unclaimed $1M lottery prize Des Moines Register
A winning $1 million Powerball ticket was bought in Nevada last year but never claimed before expiring in April.
Iowa Lottery looks to record-smashing year The Gazette
DES MOINES — Iowa lottery players apparently have taken former Hawkeye football coach Hayden Fry's “scratch-where-it-itches” mantra to heart in a big way.
Winning numbers drawn in 'Pick 4 Evening' game Greenwich Time
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) _ The winning numbers in Tuesday evening's drawing of the Iowa Lottery's "Pick 4 Evening" game were: 6-5-5-2. (six, five, five, two) ...
Tornado Warning issued for parts of Iowa, tornado reported fox42kptm.com
UPDATE: A Tornado Warning has been issued for Griswold, Iowa and Lyman, Iowa until 4:15 p. m. PREVIOUS COVERAGE: The National Weather *Service* in ...
Iowa Lottery to donate $100,000 a year, help families of fallen officers and firefighters KCRG
DES MOINES, Iowa (KCRG) -- Thanks to a new law, the Iowa Lottery can now pay out $100,000 dollars a year to help families of fallen officers and firefighters ...
Iowa Lottery to donate $100,000 annually to help surviving families of peace officers, firefighters Des Moines Register
A new state law will allow the Iowa Lottery to pay $100,000 annually to assist the families of fallen peace officers and firefighters with insurance costs. The law ...
"Dream Big Team" from Collins Aerospace claims $1 million Iowa Lottery prize KCRG
DES MOINES, Iowa (KCRG) - 11 Cedar Rapids-area residents claimed a big prize from the Iowa Lottery after a previous winner did not claim their winnings.
Winning numbers drawn in 'Pick 4 Midday' game Thehour.com
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) _ The winning numbers in Tuesday afternoon's drawing of the Iowa Lottery's "Pick 4 Midday" game were: 0-0-1-0. (zero, zero, one, zero) ...
Winning numbers drawn in 'Pick 3 Evening' game | Wire | nonpareilonline.com The Daily Nonpareil
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The winning numbers in Tuesday evening's drawing of the Iowa Lottery's "Pick 3 Evening" game were:
Emails show Iowa official's Tupac fixation before his ouster WWMT-TV
IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — The director of Iowa's social services agency was a huge fan of the late rapper Tupac Shakur, and he frequently let his subordinates ...
Mason City man wins $10,000 lottery prize KIMT 3
CLIVE, Iowa – A Mason City man scratched off a $10,000 winner in the Iowa Lottery's “Jewel Game Book.” Terry Williams claimed his prize at the lottery's ...
CommUNITY Champion helps immigrants put down roots in Iowa KCCI Des Moines
Sanjita Pradhan came to Iowa in search of a better life for her family. Pradhan won the "green card lottery" and immigrated to Iowa more than a decade ago. Now ...
Iowa Law Helps Families of Fallen Officers, Firefighters Keep Insurance Insurance Journal
A new Iowa law will set aside part of the state's lottery revenues to help the families of firefighters and law enforcement officers keep insurance after.
Sen. Amy Klobuchar touts seniors policy during Iowa roundtable fox42kptm.com
DES MOINES, Iowa — Minnesota Senator and Democratic candidate for president Amy Klobuchar on Monday touted her plan to address seniors' issues like ...
New Iowa law benefits families of fallen FFs, police officers Fire Chief
A new law will divert a percentage of state lottery revenues and place it in a Public Safety Survivor Benefits Fund that will allow families to keep their insurance.
Iowa DNR will be on the lookout for drunken boaters Enforcement part of national campaign for July Fourth weekend The Gazette
A roundup of Capitol and state government news items.: 'Operation Dry Water' targets boaters under the influence. State, federal and local law enforcement ...
IOWA CAPITOL DIGEST: New fund to support families of fallen police/fire personnel Sioux City Journal
A roundup of Capitol and state government news items of interest for Tuesday, July 2, 2019:
Iowa Lottery Announces End To 10 Of Its Instant-Scratch Games 1380 KCIM
The Iowa Lottery announced today (Monday) they are ending sales in 10 of its instant scratch games. Players have until the close of business on Sept.
State Of States 2019: There’s No Template For Legal Sports Betting Sports Handle
Five states have legalized sports betting in 2019, and all differ in tax rate, allowing betting on colleges and other issues.
NEW FUND TO HELP FAMILIES OF FALLEN IOWA OFFICERS & FIREFIGHTERS KSCJ
A new state program is underway to help families of fallen police and firefighters in Iowa. Department of Public Safety Commissioner Stephan Bayens talked ...
Gunn chosen to show steer at Gov.'s Steer Show Oskaloosa Herald
MAHASKA COUNTY — It has been a banner year for Wood Iron Grille co-owner Matt Gunn.
Iowa Racing and Gaming Commission Plans to Issue Sports Betting Regulations by July 1 European Gaming Industry News
The Iowa Racing and Gaming Commission has revealed that it is working to develop rules for sports betting. Iowa became one of the latest states in the US to ...
How Iowa State became a launchpad for NBA talent Oklahoman.com
The NBA scouts would come to Ames in the fall to watch Iowa State practice. It's when Fred Hoiberg had an eyebrow-raising revelation. Hoiberg told the scouts ...
Pressure mounts for Iowa gambling to go online The Gazette
By Rod Boshart, Gazette Des Moines Bureau. DES MOINES — As legislators recently cleared the way for the state's newest gambling expansion into ...
Kim Reynolds signs sports betting and fantasy sports bill into law in Iowa Des Moines Register
Placing a bet on your favorite sports team is officially legal after Gov. Kim Reynolds signed legislation Monday allowing gambling on college and professional ...
Wisconsin Lottery: 2 weeks left to claim $6 million prize telegraphherald.com
SHEBOYGAN, Wis. — The Wisconsin Lottery says the owner of a winning Megabucks ticket has just two weeks to claim the nearly $6 million prize.
Does sports betting belong in casinos or grocery stores? Iowa Legislature begins deciding Des Moines Register
A battle over who will benefit from legalized sports betting in Iowa will soon arrive at the Capitol, bringing with it competition ingrained in high-stakes gambling.
Iowa governor declines to commit to signing sports betting bill WQAD Moline
Iowa Gov. Kim Reynolds declined Tuesday to tip her hand on whether she'll sign a sports betting bill that's passed its final legislative hurdle.
Iowa Sports Betting Legislation Advances In Both Chambers Legal Sports Report
Iowa sports betting legislation advanced through the House State Government Committee last week, joining a companion Senate bill as live for the final two ...
Lakers get Iowa State's Horton-Tucker in 2nd round after trading top pick KIMT 3
Iowa State's Talen Horton-Tucker (11) shoots over Ohio State's Keyshawn Woods (32) during the first half of a first round men's college basketball game in the ...
Casinos big winners in sports betting bills Neither House nor Senate see role for Iowa Lottery The Gazette
By Erin Murphy, Gazette-Lee Des Moines Bureau. DES MOINES — Sports betting would be legalized in Iowa and hosted by the state's 19 casinos — with an ...
Man pleads guilty to killing Iowa State golfer KSNB Local 4
A homeless man charged in the killing of a former Iowa State University golfer has pleaded guilty to first-degree murder.
B-17's visit to Cedar Rapids elicits nostalgia and awe The Gazette
CEDAR RAPIDS — As Robert Clark, 95, took a few photos illustrating his *service* in World War II out of an envelope, he pointed to a small ball turret barely big ...
Iowa lawmakers are writing a whole new bill on sports betting after debates this week Des Moines Register
Lawmakers discussed four industry proposals this week to legalize and regulate sports betting. Now they're going to come up with a new plan.
Prairie Meadows bets big on Iowa sports gambling Des Moines Register
Prairie Meadows spent $1.5 million to add a sports book. Now, the casino just needs Iowa lawmakers to legalize sports gambling.
New Iowa Sports Betting Bill Includes Online Wagering, Could Be On Fast Track To Passage Legal Sports Report
Iowa sports betting could be on the fast track now that a new bill has dropped in the capitol. legislation would also legalized daily fantasy sports.
GOP leader says 'good chance' sports book legalized in Iowa this year Radio Iowa
The 2019 Iowa legislature convenes on Monday and odds are that lawmakers will consider a bill to make it legal to bet on sporting events. “I think we have a ...
Iowa Sports Betting Legislation Moving Swiftly Through Statehouse Legal Sports Report
Mirroring Iowa sports betting bills are quickly advancing in the state legislature. Both the House and Senate moved forward bills this week.
How key players fared at the Iowa Capitol in 2019: Casinos, solar customers among winners Des Moines Register
The 2019 session of the Iowa Legislature, which ended Saturday afternoon, produced some victories for key players at the Capitol and defeats for others.
Iowa Lottery winner carried winning numbers in purse for years USA TODAY
A Sioux City woman won $1 million after she played Mega Millions for the first time with numbers she wrote down years ago, Iowa Lottery announced.
Unclaimed Powerball prize to be given away in Iowa Lottery promotion Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier
DES MOINES — Iowa Lottery officials believe in second chances — at least for winning prize money that went unclaimed.
Casinos would get power over sports betting in new proposal KGAN TV
Iowa's 19 casinos are the winner in new legislation aimed at bringing sports gambling to Iowa. Leaders in the House and Senate on the issue both released ...
Sports gambling will get hearing at Iowa Capitol The Gazette
DES MOINES — It's a sure bet sports wagering will be debated this year in the Iowa Capitol. Statehouse leaders say they expect robust discussions about ...
What's alive and what isn't in the Iowa Statehouse KCRG
DES MOINES, Iowa (KCCI) — Legislation aimed to help stop animal cruelty, allow sports betting and provide easier access to birth control survived the cutoff ...
Iowa Pressured to Add Online Gambling to Wagering Bill WSN
Iowa is close to adding online wagering to the state's expansion into sports betting. Read more here!
Iowa sports betting debate centers on in-state college gambling Sioux City Journal
DES MOINES — Basketball tournament fever is gripping Iowa, but the real madness may not set in until next March when adult residents could have the chance ...
Lottery sees Delaware's model for sports betting as a possibility for Iowa Radio Iowa
The future of sports betting in the state could look a lot like what's been put in place in Delaware. The Iowa Lottery has been following the issue at the request of ...
Compromise advances sports betting bill in Iowa House Sioux City Journal
DES MOINES — Iowa bettors would not be allowed to make in-game “prop” wagers on contests involving Iowa athletes, their colleges or their opponents under ...
Latest Iowa Lottery winner carried winning numbers in purse for years Des Moines Register
A Sioux City woman was awarded $1 million after she played Mega Millions for the first time, and won, Iowa Lottery announced Monday.
Book gives inside story of lottery rigging scheme discovered in Iowa Radio Iowa
A new book details the twists and turns in the case of the Iowa Hot Lotto ticket that led to the discovery of lottery fraud in several states. The story started when ...
Future of sports gambling in Iowa Iowa Public Television
As the legislative session warms up in Des Moines some issues are being placed on the front burner. For gambling interests, a sports betting expansion could ...
Former Iowa Lottery CEO book details infamous cheating case KTVI Fox 2 St. Louis
DES MOINES, Iowa - The former CEO of the Iowa Lottery has co-written a book about a former lottery computer programmer who is in prison for cheating ...
Glitch forces Iowa Lottery to suspend popular game ktvo.com
A vendor system glitch led the Iowa Lottery to suspend sales in one of its InstaPlay games on Sunday after duplicate plays were produced in that game. Records ...
Commission works to set rules on Iowa sports betting The Gazette
Now that Gov. Kim Reynolds has signed Senate File 617 into law legalizing wagering on professional, college, international and fantasy sports, it falls to the ...
Another growing season for Iowa gambling? The Gazette
Ah, spring, a time when a certain four-letter state we all know and love has, historically, set its sights on gambling, and more gambling. This spring, Iowa Gov.
Sports betting could be legal in Iowa soon The Daily Nonpareil
If Reynolds signs the measure, Iowans could legally place sports bets as soon as July 4.
One month left to claim $1 million lottery prize from ticket purchased in central Iowa Des Moines Register
The Iowa Lottery is searching for the winner of a $1 million ticket purchased in 2018 in Nevada.
Lawmakers, casinos preparing for potential sports betting legalization KCRG
DUBUQUE, Iowa (KCRG) - Iowa lawmakers may soon address a new form of revenue: legalizing sports gambling- and some in the business say preparations ...
Iowa Sports Betting is Legal: How Big is Market Compared to New Jersey &... Lineups
Sports betting officially became legal in the Hawkeye State on Monday, May 15, 2019. Governor Kim Reynolds signed into law sports betting bill SF 617.
These are the top lottery prizes won in Iowa since the Iowa Lottery was founded in 1985 Des Moines Register
The Powerball jackpot ticket beat out 2012's $241 million jackpot winning for the number one spot on the top 10 largest lottery prizes won in Iowa.
Prairie Meadows Partners With William Hill Pending Iowa Sports Betting Law Legal Sports Report
An Iowa casino is making plans for sports betting in advance of possible legalization this year. On Wednesday, Prairie Meadows Racetrack & Casino announced ...
Iowa Lottery still looking for $1 million Powerball winner. Is it you? Des Moines Register
Quick, everyone check the floor of your sister's truck. You might be a millionaire. The Iowa Lottery is looking for the owner of a $1 million Powerball ticket ...
Iowa should go all in on internet betting The Gazette
The gaming industry has a demographics problem, and the casino lobby's efforts to expand may prove counterproductive. State policymakers in recent years ...
Iowa Benefiting Nicely From Gambling VegasSlotsOnline
Iowa had its highest gambling revenues since 2012 in 2018. This is largely because the economy has improved and people have more money to spend.
Iowa lottery lawsuit granted class action; it affects 7.2 million tickets in 19 states Des Moines Register
A judge has granted class-action status in a lawsuit that claims people who purchased at least 7.2 million lottery tickets in 19 states were scammed.
Iowa Lottery announces plan to give away unclaimed Powerball prize Radio Iowa
The Iowa Lottery is planning on giving away the one million dollar Powerball prize that went unclaimed when the ticket expired last week. The ticket had been ...
Redfield woman steps forward as Iowa Powerball jackpot winner Des Moines Register
The winner went to Casey's for a pizza. She left with the winning lottery ticket.
Urbandale man: I won $2 million on Powerball. His dad: You're a liar. Des Moines Register
The ticket bought at a Kum & Go on 156th Street matched the first five numbers drawn Wednesday night.
Iowa lottery to give away unclaimed $1 million from Powerball ticket Globe Gazette
Iowa Lottery officials believe in second chances — at least for winning prize money that went unclaimed.
Sports Gambling Bill Advances Despite Questions About Where Profits Will Go WHO TV Des Moines
DES MOINES, Iowa -- A bill that would allow sports gambling at licensed gaming facilities in Iowa is advancing at the Capitol despite concerns from some ...
Des Moines woman claims $300,000 scratch ticket prize Des Moines Register
The Iowa Lottery says Patricia Inman won the sixth of 10 top prizes available in the Iowa Lottery's "Colossal Crossword" scratch game, which features overall ...
Iowa Becomes Third State To Legalize Sports Betting In 2019 CardPlayer.com
Iowa became the third state to legalize sports betting in 2019 when Gov. Kim Reynolds signed SF 617 into law on Monday. Iowa joins Montana and Indiana as ...
Small Prize, Big Check for Iowa Lottery Player WHO TV Des Moines
DES MOINES, Iowa -- Tyler Heep was not a big winner, but he still wanted the big check. The metro man says he cashed in some change from his car last week ...
'Good shot' at legalized sports betting in Iowa getting a Yes vote this year, lawmaker says The Gazette
JOHNSTON — Sports betting has “a very good shot” of being legalized in Iowa this year, a key state lawmaker says. An unsuccessful attempt last year to pass ...
Iowa continues to shed state workers: Gone are 3,000 jobs affecting worker safety, abused kids, flood victims Des Moines Register
Nearly 2100 full-time state government jobs were eliminated from 2011 to 2017. New figures show the loss of 860 more positions through June 2018.
Police: Fort Dodge man schemed to defraud the lottery, used funds to buy TV, trip to Vegas Des Moines Register
A Fort Dodge man is facing several felony charges after authorities say he schemed with others to defraud the Iowa Lottery last summer to help him pay off ...
Iowa lawmakers, casinos, lottery 'all in' for sports betting The Gazette
It's estimated that Americans spend somewhere between $100 billion and $150 billion annually on illegal sports betting. Following a U.S. Supreme Court ruling ...
Powerball winner claims $343.9 million check ABC News
A single mother was all smiles (and a few tears) recently when she claimed a $343.9 million check for being one of two winners of the $687.8 million Powerball ...
Inside the Iowa Hot Lotto Scandal through new book Local 5 - WeAreIowa.com
Terry Rich served as Iowa Lottery CEO during the 'Hot Lotto Scandal' involving brothers Eddie and Tommy Tipton, plus Robert Rhodes of Texas.
Iowa's second big lottery winner this month is from Illinois Des Moines Register
A $2 million Powerball win from a ticket purchased at a Hy-Vee in Burlington was claimed Monday by an Illinois woman, according to Iowa Lottery.
This Iowa grandmother won part of a $688 million Powerball jackpot—but she almost lost her winning ticket CNBC
Iowa Lottery officials have confirmed that Lerynne West of Dexter, Iowa, is one of two winners of a nearly $700 million Powerball prize. The 51-year-old ...
Iowa Senate passes sports betting bill, sends to House KIMT 3
A bill that would legalize betting on sporting events and fantasy sports in Iowa has passed the Senate and is expected to be considered as soon as Monday in ...
Lawmaker Says Everyone Is ‘All In’ For Legalizing Iowa Sports Betting Next Year Legal Sports Report
Gambling interests in Iowa are gearing up for another push to legalize sports betting, with one lawmaker saying legislators are "all in" on the expansion of ...
Debi Durham will lead Iowa Finance Authority, remain director of economic development; Matt Strawn to run lottery Des Moines Register
Iowa Gov. Kim Reynolds has tapped a close friend and a trusted political adviser to lead two troubled state agencies as she prepares to begin her first full term in ...
Iowa could legalize sports betting. Will its winnings come at Nebraska's expense? Omaha World-Herald
The Iowa General Assembly is getting closer to passing a law that would allow bettors to wager on sporting events at 19 state-regulated casinos, including three ...
Iowa Lottery wants e-tickets, mobile app payments for cashless consumer convenience Des Moines Register
Iowa Lottery players would have the option of purchasing electronic tickets while using mobile phone apps as long as they don't buy with credit cards under a ...
Central Iowa man claims $100,000 lottery prize Des Moines Register
The $20 "Lucky Game Book" scratch card was bought at a Bondurant Casey's and won the seventh of the nine top prizes.
Powerball jackpot in Iowa: 'We haven't heard a peep from the winner,' lottery officials say Des Moines Register
Someone bought a winning Powerball ticket for $343.9 million in Iowa. What happens now?
Dunkerton man wins $50,000 Iowa Lottery prize | Local News Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier
CLIVE — A Dunkerton man won $50000 playing an Iowa lottery game.
Under the Golden Dome: Legalize It? Iowa Public Radio
Sen. Joe Bolkcom, D-Iowa City, wants to expand marijuana access in Iowa. Bolkcom says marijuana should be regulated and taxed like alcohol. Other states.
One number separated four Iowa Mega Millions tickets from record-setting jackpot Des Moines Register
Only one number separated some people in Iowan from the Mega Millions' largest jackpot in history Tuesday night. Four tickets purchased in Iowa came within ...
Iowa Lottery wants to modernize with e-tickets, mobile app purchases KGAN TV
The Iowa Lottery says it's armed with a legislative proposal for state lawmakers that includes e-ticket and mobile app purchases. Modernization of the the state's ...
As MT Governor Signs Sports Betting Legislation, More States Are Waiting PlayUSA
There has been a flurry of activity of late on the sports betting legislation front. Enabling bills in three states are fully passed and winging their way to the desks of ...
Iowa man wins $1 in lottery, gets millionaire treatment WTVD-TV
Tyler Heep didn't win the big jackpot. In fact, he wasn't even close. But there was one thing that made his win feel big: the check.
Fort Dodge man charged with lottery fraud, money laundering, extortion Local 5 - WeAreIowa.com
A Fort Dodge man has been charged with several felonies after police say he attempted to defraud the Iowa Lottery.
Iowa man gets giant check for $1 lottery win UPI News
An Iowa man visited the state lottery headquarters to receive a ceremonial giant check -- despite winning only $1.
Mega Millions: $1 million winning ticket purchased in Iowa Des Moines Register
A lucky person purchased a $1 million winning lottery ticket at a central Iowa gas station.
Second Iowa Lottery ticket awarding $1 million or more purchased in Iowa this year; April 2018 Powerball prize still unclaimed Des Moines Register
A lottery ticket purchased at a Burlington Hy-Vee is about to make someone $2 million richer.