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Ripon woman wins Instant Million lottery game

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RIPON (WKOW) -- One of the first players in Wisconsin's new Instant Million lottery game is also its first $1 million winner.

Mary Ann Waltenberry bought the winning ticket Monday at the Ultimart Citgo West gas station in Ripon. The game was sold for the first time last Friday.

Instant Million is Wisconsin's first $30 instant scratch ticket with four $1 million instant prizes.

The Wisconsin Lottery says Waltenberry will take home more than $673,000 after taxes. For selling the winning ticket, the Citgo gas station earns a $20,000 commission.
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