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Good deed leads to $50,000 Powerball win for Springfield man

Todd Howard of Springfield PHOTO PROVIDED

The broken railing was bugging Todd Howard of Springfield. Nearly every weekend he would take his daughter to yogurt and notice the potentially dangerous railing.
On a recent visit to get yogurt with his daughter, Howard decided to take his tools. ”I just thought I'd fix it so I wouldn't worry about it anymore and ended up getting free yogurt,” Howard said. ”I felt like I won the Lottery, so I went and bought a ticket. Turns out, my good deed lead . . .