Small-Town Grapevine Saves $1 Million Win for Iowa Man

August 23, 2022 - A northeast Iowa man said he was so flustered

I’m still in shock. My stomach is not right,

Alber, 57, said he was working Saturday at the West Union Event Center

Alber said that when the clerk told him he’d won $1 million

I almost forgot to pay for the chicken

Tad has his ticket here, tell him to get back to the store and get the ticket!

Alber bought his $1 million-winning ticket at Casey’s, 200 W.

Friday’s winning numbers were: 12-18-24-46-65 and Mega Ball 3.

Alber’s ticket is the fourth in Iowa to win a prize of at least $1 million in 2022.