BOISE -- Idaho Lottery officials say the $1,000,000 Raffle game is sold out.

The 250,000th ticket was sold late Saturday afternoon. No additional tickets will be sold.

About one-fourth of all tickets were sold in the last eight days leading up to Dec. 29.

We would like to say thank you to all our players and retail partners for their participation since this game began, and especially during the past week, said Jeff Anderson, Idaho Lottery Director. Someone right now is holding a ticket worth $1,000,000. All players holding an Idaho $1,000,000 Raffle ticket should sign the back of it and keep it in a safe place until the winning numbers are announced on Wednesday evening.

The winning Raffle numbers will be announced on Wednesday, Jan. 2, 2013 at 6 p.m. MT.

In addition to the top prize of $1 million, there are four $10,000 prizes, fifty $1,000 prizes, one-thousand $100 prizes, one-thousand $50 prizes, and twenty-four hundred $25 prizes in this year's game.

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