Nebraska Lottery winner from Cass County, Leota Noerrlinger of Union won $35,000 playing the $3 Scratch game Bonus Crossword from the Nebraska Lottery.
Noerrlinger purchased her winning ticket at Beaver Lake BP. The ticket contained 10 complete words for the $35,000 top prize.
There are three $35,000 top prizes available in Bonus Crossword. Noerrlinger is the second person to claim a Bonus Crossword top prize in this edition of the game.
She told NE Lottery she plans to pay bills using her winnings. (picture at www.cassgram.com)