DETROIT (AP) – An 18-year-old woman went into a northern Michigan store for hot dog buns. She came out with a lottery ticket worth hundreds of thousands of dollars.
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Coffey bought the ticket at Dore’s Party Store in Whittemore in Iosco County.
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