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DES MOINES, Iowa — Tyler Heep was not a big winner, but he still wanted the big check. He cashed in some change from his car last week and used it to buy ...
If you bought a lottery ticket in Colfax, Iowa, we have good news for you ktvo.com
Someone who bought a Mega Millions ticket at a central Iowa convenience store won a $1 million prize in Tuesday night's drawing. The $1 million-winning ticket ...
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.
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 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 Lottery wants to modernize with e-tickets, mobile app purchases khqa.com
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 ...
Iowa/Illinois/Wisconsin briefs | Iowa-Illinois-Wisconsin telegraphherald.com
DES MOINES — A 37-year-old driver has been charged in the crash deaths of two people on Interstate 80 in Des Moines. Polk County court records say Travis ...
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 ...
Central Iowa man wins $300,000 scratch lottery prize KCRG
A central Iowa man has won $300000 in a state scratch lottery game. Jonathan Moss claimed the first of eight top prizes in the Iowa Lottery's '$300000 Platinum ...
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 ...
Sioux City man wins $10000 Iowa Lottery prize KTIV
The winning scratch-game ticket was purchased at Sarg's Mini Mart, 3407 Glenn Ave.
Iowa City man stole Lottery tickets, collected prize money, police say The Gazette
An Iowa City man was arrested early Thursday morning on theft and forgery charges after he allegedly stole hundreds of lottery tickets and cashed out some ...
UPDATE: Metro area men win $30,000 Iowa Lottery prizes Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier
CLIVE — Two metro area men are recent winners of $30000 lottery prizes.
Ask the Times: How are Iowa Lottery proceeds spent? Quad City Times
Q. In the Nov. 16 edition of the Quad-City Times, Mr. Rich the CEO of the Iowa Lottery stated that the state was on track to receive $71 million in lottery proceeds ...
Eldridge man wins big on scratch off ticket in Iowa Lottery KWQC-TV6
SCOTT Co., Iowa (KWQC) - A Scott County man is $100,000 richer courtesy of a lottery scratch off. Officials with the Iowa Lottery made the announcement Friday ...
EXCLUSIVE: 2 brothers who pulled off historic lottery scam have repaid virtually nothing despite $2 million in property holdings Des Moines Register
Brothers Eddie and Tommy Tipton's scheme rigged $24 million of 'random' lotteries. They own $1.8 million of property yet have repaid almost nothing.
Legalized sports gambling to get a hearing at capitol Quad City Times
DES MOINES — It's a sure bet that sports wagering will debated this year in the Iowa Capitol.
Gov. Reynolds announces cabinet appointments Osceola Sentinel Tribune
DES MOINES — Iowa Governor Kim Reynolds announced several cabinet appointments Jan. 8. These cabinet secretaries will serve as important agents as ...
Iowa News Headlines Wednesday, January 9, 2019 | Regional KMAland
(Des Moines, IA) -- Iowa Governor Kim Reynolds is announcing nine cabinet secretaries as the administration prepares for its first four-year term.
Big Powerball prizes claimed by 2 Iowans Des Moines Register
The winners won prizes in the Dec. 29 Powerball drawing.
Search is on for missing snowmobile driver in Henry County, Iowa KWQC-TV6
Henry County officials, the Jefferson County Sheriff's Office and the Iowa DNR began searching for 25-year-old Spencer Ray Adam, of Richland.
Iowa mom hears late son's heartbeat for the first time from organ recipient KWQC-TV6
Almost a year ago Lisa Braggs son, Markus, passed away from a drug overdose at 27 years old. After he passed away, his organs including his heart-- were ...
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
Playing the Iowa Lottery? There could be an app for that The Gazette
Iowa Lottery officials who believe they've “pulled the rabbit out of the hat as many times as we can” to increase sales are now proposing to sell their products ...
Iowa Powerball jackpot winner left ticket on the floor of her sister's pickup Des Moines Register
I told my sister to get in her truck and get that ticket and get up here right now! And, drive slow,” West told the Iowa Lottery.
'Unbelievable': Iowa, New York home to winning $688 million Powerball tickets Des Moines Register
Two tickets were sold that match the winning numbers drawn for Powerball's $688 million jackpot, one in a rural Iowa town and the other in New York City, lottery ...
Iowa Lottery discusses role it could have in sports betting DesMoinesRegister.com
Lottery officials are looking at how they could offer sports betting if Iowa lawmakers legalize it next year.
Iowa Lottery seeks change to allow use of electronic cash and games Radio Iowa
The Iowa Lottery will ask state lawmakers in January to allow them to modernize their operations making it easier for customers to purchase and play lottery ...
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?
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
With hundreds of millions to their names, Iowa Powerball winners leap into demanding jobs Des Moines Register
In two consecutive days this month, lottery winners from central Iowa made news, sans any dreamy thoughts of buying a sports car or a trip to the Galapagos.
Iowans win thousands in Mega Millions; two will take home more than $10,000. But the jackpot remains Des Moines Register
More than 78000 prizes were won in the Hawkeye State.
Iowa lottery winner donates $500K to veterans' group | TheHill The Hill
A Powerball winner in Iowa this week donated $500000 of her prize to a group supporting disabled veterans.
Iowa Powerball winner gives advice: 'I see why the Justin Biebers or Lindsay Lohans are crazy' Des Moines Register
The first piece of advice multi-millionaire Mary Lohse has for the most recent Powerball jackpot winner: "It's always the same words," Lohse said. "Go straight to ...
Casey's gets $10,000 for selling winning Powerball ticket, donates it to small Iowa town Des Moines Register
A woman won, then Casey's won, and now Redfield's students, fire department and first responders win.
Man who bought $1 million Mega Millions winner in Iowa already had a ticket. 'Something' told him to buy another. Des Moines Register
A Quad Cities area man who purchased a $1 million Mega Millions prize in October was one number off from winning more than a billion dollars.
Iowa grandmother revealed as Powerball winner CBS News
CLIVE, Iowa -- A grandmother from the small Iowa community of Redfield has claimed her share of a nearly $700 million Powerball prize. Iowa Lottery officials ...
Sure, let's add sports gambling. How many more lives could the vice ruin? Des Moines Register
If sports betting comes to Iowa, how many more problem gamblers will be manufactured — and will it ruin the games we love?
Lottery coasting, but other Iowa state agencies hurting The Gazette
DES MOINES — Iowa's state-run lottery is doing great, thanks to two recent mega-jackpots that drove sales and profits, but other parts of the state budget aren't ...
Iowa Lottery pitches ideas to get into sports betting game KCCI Des Moines
Grab your groceries, your gas, and while you're at it, bet on a game? The Iowa Lottery is getting in on the sports gambling conversation.
Iowa lottery winners: All are multi-millionaires thanks to winning lotto tickets DesMoinesRegister.com
From The Shipping 20's $241 million Powerball jackpot to a Norwalk couple's $13.62 million win, these are Iowa's top lottery winners since the Iowa Lottery was ...
The Man Who Cracked the Lottery New York Times
When the Iowa attorney general's office began investigating an unclaimed lottery ticket worth millions, an incredible string of unlikely winners came to light - and ...
Is this the luckiest man in Iowa? Timothy Wilson claims 2 lottery prizes in 6 months Des Moines Register
Timothy Wilson has won more than $140000 playing the Iowa Lottery in the last 6 months.
Iowa Powerball winner shares $687 million jackpot with NY man who played same numbers for 25 years WQAD Moline
Robert Bailey has played the same lottery numbers for nearly three decades. This year, it paid off when he won a whopping $343.8 million jackpot.
Sales halted for Iowa Lottery scratch game KIMT 3
CLIVE, Iowa – Sales are being stopped for one of the Iowa Lottery's $5 instant-scratch games. The Lottery says it has received reports from players that “Cash ...
Iowa man wins second big lottery jackpot 12 years later UPI.com
Aug. 30 (UPI) -- An Iowa man collected a $250,000 lottery jackpot 12 years after he won a $100,000 from another scratch-off ticket. The Iowa Lottery said Gary ...
Ankeny man lands 6-figure Iowa Lottery prize for second time in 12 years Des Moines Register
Gary West, a 54-year-old security guard at the Facebook data center in Altoona, scratched off the $250000 top prize in his car last week.
Fantasizing about what you'd do if you win Tuesday's Mega Millions jackpot? Here's how you could spend your winnings in Iowa. Des Moines Register
Iowans are heading to convenience stores for their shot at winning $1.6 billion.
$1 Million Iowa Powerball Winner Unknown as Jackpot Climbs Higher khak.com
As the Powerball jackpot grows, the Iowa Lottery is still hoping someone will come forward with a ticket from an April drawing. That ticket is worth $1 million and ...
Memo: Iowa Lottery Kept Selling Games After Security Warning U.S. News & World Report
A newly unsealed memo shows the Iowa Lottery kept marketing four popular games despite an August 2015 warning from its security director that their integrity ...
Democrat Rob Sand topples incumbent Mary Mosiman for Iowa state auditor Des Moines Register
Democrat challenger Rob Sand raised the stakes in a usually low-profile race for state auditor this year as he defeated incumbent auditor Mary Mosiman.
Iowa couple claims lottery prize of $25K a year for life Globe Gazette
An Iowa woman quickly found an important purpose for her improved eyesight after having Lasik vision-correction surgery last week — she double-checked the ...
Win $50 in Iowa Lottery Holiday Scratch Tickets & More (Wk of 12/3) khak.com
Each morning and afternoon, Brain and Courtlin and Bob James will give you the chance to win all 11 of the Iowa Lottery holiday scratch tickets ($50 value) and.
Governor Supports Iowa Lottery Board Looking Into Possible Implementation of Sports Betting whotv.com
IOWA -- Governor Reynolds says she supports the Iowa Lottery Board looking into whether the state-run agency would implement sports betting. A U.S. ...
Iowa Lottery asks that suit seeking part of mystery jackpot be thrown out Radio Iowa
The Iowa Lottery is asking a judge to throw out the lawsuit of a man says he should be paid part of a $16 million Hot Lotto jackpot that was the center of a major ...
What would you do with $100K? Iowa woman celebrates second lottery win Mason City Globe Gazette
An eastern Iowa woman has won a $100,000 lottery prize. Kandy Kemp, of Buffalo, won the second of eight top prizes in the Iowa Lottery's new “Diamond 9s” ...
What Happens if You Win Mega Millions' $970M Jackpot? U.S. News & World Report
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Despite the terrible odds — one in 302.5 million for those keeping score at home — someone will eventually match all six numbers ...
Lottery ticket worth nearly $4.4M sold in Iowa KCCI Des Moines
Iowa Lottery officials say a ticket bought at a convenience store in Iow is worth nearly $4.4 million.
IOWA LOTTERY HOPES FOR ELECTRONIC GAMING PURCHASE APPROVAL KSCJ
The Iowa Lottery will ask state lawmakers in January to allow them to modernize their operations to make it easier for customers to purchase and play lottery ...
Iowa Lottery Ending Six Scratch Games 1380 KCIM
The Iowa Lottery will be ending six different instant-scratch games, with a deadline of Feb. 25, 2019 for winners to claim prizes. The scratch games ending are: ...
Iowa Lottery chief Terry Rich, whose business is luck, says he's retiring Des Moines Register
Iowa Lottery Chief Executive Officer Terry Rich, who has helped persuade lots of Iowans they could win a big jackpot, said Thursday he plans to retire later this ...
Dave & Buster's bill heads to Gov. Reynolds' desk, despite gambling fears Des Moines Register
"This bill is about expanding gambling. The gaming interests themselves have told us that," said Sen. Herman Quirmbach, D-Ames.
Iowa Lottery: Scratch, scratch, BOOM! Lottery reports record sales of $371 million. Des Moines Register
The Iowa Lottery is reporting record sales for the 12 months ending June 30, bolstered by booming purchases of scratch tickets that are far outpacing the rest of ...
Cedar Rapids store remains at the top of the Iowa Lottery's sales list Radio Iowa
The Iowa Lottery had a record year in sales and the leading retailer is again in eastern Iowa. “There is one particular Hy-Vee stored in Iowa that has been the ...
Two Sioux City residents win combined $65,000 from scratch tickets KCAU 9
A pair of people from Sioux City took home some lottery money.
When will my state legalize sports betting? Map of sports gambling legislation across the US | When will my state legalize sports betting? Map of sports gambling legislation across the US SB Nation
The United States Supreme Court overturned a sports gambling prohibition in May 2018. It opened the door for states to pass legislation allowing for sports ...
Iowa man wins $4 million lottery jackpot without buying winning ticket Des Moines Register
A Davenport man has won a $4.38 million lottery jackpot without even paying for the winning ticket.
Dubuque County mother, son win $300000 from Iowa Lottery telegraphherald.com
FARLEY, Iowa — A Dubuque County mother and son will get a six-figure payout from an Iowa Lottery scratch game.
Scratch tickets continue to anchor sales in record year for Iowa Lottery Radio Iowa
The Iowa Lottery scratched out a record in sales for the fiscal year that ended June 30th. Lottery spokesperson Mary Neubauer says total sales were $371 ...
Here's how to enter 'Hamilton' ticket lottery Local 5 - WeAreIowa.com
If you're still hoping to score some tickets to 'Hamilton' in Des Moines, here's your chance!
$1 million lottery still unclaimed in Iowa OurQuadCities
A $1 million Powerball prize is still unclaimed a month after it was won in central Iowa. It's among several lottery prizes of at least $10000 that are currently ...
Finney: Suicides are rising dramatically in Iowa; Here's what people are doing to stop it Des Moines Register
More Iowans died by suicide in 2017 than people killed on state roadways. Here's what advocates are doing about it.
$1 million Iowa Lottery prize remains unclaimed Des Moines Register
A month after the winning ticket was announced, no one has come forward to claim the $1 million prize.
Million dollar match: Lottery ticket sold at Nevada Casey's matches every number but Powerball Des Moines Register
The ticket matched the first five numbers drawn Wednesday night but not the Powerball number.
The Iowa mastermind who scammed $24M in jackpots in 5 states says the lottery system remains fatally flawed Des Moines Register
The largest lottery scam in U.S. history has led to hardships for an Urbandale-based organization that helped run state lottery systems.
$50,000 lottery ticket sold in Missouri Valley KMTV - 3 News Now
A Powerball player in Missouri Valley, Iowa was one number away from the jackpot, which has now risen to $470 million.
Dubuque educator named 2019 Iowa Teacher of the Year Local 5 - WeAreIowa.com
A middle school teacher in Dubuque has been named the Iowa Department of Education's 2018 Teacher of the Year.
Underage winner of $50,000 Iowa lottery prize charged with fraud KIMT 3
A young woman who tried to claim $50000 she won from an Iowa scratch-off lottery ticket has been charged with fraud: She was too young to buy the ticket.
Bill to legalize sports betting advances in Iowa House Des Moines Register
Sports betting would be legalized in Iowa under a bill that cleared an Iowa House subcommittee Wednesday, although it's far from decided how the gambling ...
Your step-by-step guide to winning the lottery: Would you know what to do? CNBC
An Iowa man rigs a $16.5 million lottery jackpot, triggering the biggest lotto scam in American history. Notorious NYC landlord Steven Croman finds a new home ...
The untold story of how a gaming geek with a checkered past pulled off the biggest lottery scam in U.S. history Des Moines Register
Over a two-day period last year, Eddie Tipton told investigators how he hijacked U.S. lotteries worth $24 million.
Sports betting is now legal in several states. Many others are watching from the sidelines. NBCNews.com
Three months after the Supreme Court overturned a law prohibiting states from legalizing sports betting, a few states have begun accepting wagers.
Man wins $4.38 million with lottery ticket he got for free UPI.com
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.
$1 million Iowa Lottery prize not claimed 1 month later KCCI Des Moines
Check all your old lottery tickets because the million-dollar winning ticket, bought in central Iowa, still hasn't been claimed.
Betting on Sports Could Soon be Legal in Iowa WHO TV Des Moines
DES MOINES, Iowa -- Nevada is the only state in America where betting on sports is legal, but that may soon change. New Jersey is questioning the ...
Iowa native bringing new feel to 'GMA Day' Local 5 - WeAreIowa.com
Sara Haines and Michael Strahan took very different paths to their new show, 'GMA Day'.
Full Replay: President Trump Holds 'MAGA' Rally In Council Bluffs, Iowa RealClearPolitics
President Trump will make his fourth visit to Iowa on Tuesday night and hold a 'Make America Great Again' campaign rally. Trump will campaign for Gov.
Lottery scam mastermind Eddie Tipton rigged more drawing dates than first thought, new records show DesMoinesRegister.com
A secret code active for almost a decade allowed Eddie Tipton to rig “random” lottery drawing dates.
Hear Wooden Nickel Lottery's 2018 Studio One Live Set Iowa Public Radio
The eastern Iowa band Wooden Nickel Lottery made a return visit to IPR's Cedar Falls studios for a live performance on August 14. The group is releasing it.
Tribe officially opens news casino on Iowa-Nebraska border 1011now
The Ponca Tribe of Nebraska has opened its new casino on the Iowa-Nebraska border.
Giant LEGO exhibit coming to Science Center of Iowa Local 5 - WeAreIowa.com
DES MOINES - A new exhibit coming to the Science Center of Iowa is being seen as a 'shift in strategy'.
Iowa judge: Pedophile grandpa can't 'pay bills' with lottery winnings as civil suit proceeds Globe Gazette
ELDORA | A judge left in place Monday a court-ordered hold on $100000 in state lottery winnings for an Iowa man due to a civil lawsuit related to his criminal.
Police: Iowa man tried to use counterfeit money at Casey's three times in two hours Des Moines Register
A Des Moines man attempted to use counterfeit money at a local convenience store three times in over the span of two hours, police say. Terrell Jerome Burton ...
Powerball ticket purchased in Iowa wins $1 million Des Moines Register
No one matched all six numbers, so the ultimate prize increases for Wednesday's drawing.
Here's how to learn about the Iowa judges on the ballot this year Des Moines Register
Each election cycle, Iowa voters can vote on whether or not to keep judges in office.
Iowa Lottery dealing with change in law covering gambling self-ban Radio Iowa
The state law that allowed someone to sign a lifetime self-ban for gambling changed July 1st to give people the option of also signing a 5-year ban. Anyone who ...