A big congrats goes out to one lucky New Yorker whose now a million dollars richer. A winning ticket was sold on Route 8, just south of Central New York.

WBNG reports that a Sidney man won the $1,000,000 prize on the "Merry Millionaire" holiday-themed scratch-off ticket. Yolanda Vega will present the check this week.

Officials announced Tuesday that Yolanda Vega will present a check to the man on Wednesday where he bought the ticket, the Mirabito convenience store on State Route 8 in Masonville.

Do you have any Uncles, or "lost relatives" in that area? Maybe this week is the time you reconnect!

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