Gering man claims lottery prize

The Nebraska Lottery says the winner of a $75,000 prize Tuesday in the Nebraska Pick 5 lottery was Morris Duyck of Gering. The ticket was purchased at the Loaf 'N Jug in Gering.

Duyck, who also won $450 on another ticket, will receive $52,000 after taxes

A $10,000 Powerball Winner from Wednesday's drawing is from Wyoming. Lottery spokesman Tom Johnson says the ticket was sold at U-Save Mart in Morrill and the winner was expected to be at the claim center in Scottsbluff later today to pickup the prize. The identity of the winner is not known at this time.

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