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Nathan Ehrig Wins Top Prize In ‘Four Corners Crossword’

By Staff | Sep 22, 2020

CLIVE – An Emmetsburg man has won a $20,000 lottery prize.

Nathan Ehrig won the 13th top prize in the Iowa Lottery’s “Four Corners Crossword” scratch game. He bought his winning ticket at Fareway, 2008 12th St. in Emmetsburg, and claimed his prize Monday, Sept. 14, at the lottery’s Mason City regional office.

Four Corners Crossword is a $2 scratch game that features 29 top prizes of $20,000 and overall odds of 1 in 3.33. For 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 $4.6 billion in prizes while the lottery has raised more than $2 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.