BILLINGS, Mnt. - How often do you actually return from your vacation with more money than you had when you left? A man from Sarona, Wisconsin, has that unusual experience after winning $25,000 in a Montana Lottery scratch-off game.

Anthony Sirek bought his winning ticket in the "$25,000 Crossword" game at Holiday on Grand Avenue in Billings. He says he was visiting his daughter out west when he stopped to buy a newspaper and decided to buy a lottery ticket, too.

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Sirek says he has no specific plans for the money he has won, but told reporters his family does.