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WINNER COUNT: December 28-29, 2012 Lotto Drawings - 12/31/2012
11,341 South Dakota players are sharing in a total of $38,206 in winnings following the December 28-29, 2012 drawings of the state's five lotto games.(more)

Rapid City Woman Claims $5,000 Wild Card 2 Prize - 12/27/2012
Shawna Scott of Rapid City on December 26, 2012 claimed her $5,000 Wild Card 2 prize from the December 5, 2012 drawing.(more)

WINNER COUNT: December 25-26, 2012 Lotto Drawings - 12/27/2012
10,685 South Dakota players won a total of $36,073 in the December 25-26, 2012 drawings of the state's five lotto games.(more)

WINNER COUNT: December 21-22, 2012 Lotto Drawings - 12/24/2012
12,212 South Dakota players got an extra $39,320 in spending money following the December 21-22, 2012 drawings of the state's five lotto games.(more)

WINNER COUNT: December 18-19, 2012 Lotto Drawings - 12/20/2012
11,811 South Dakota players pocketed a total of $39,279 in cash following the December 18-19, 2012 drawings of the state's five lotto games.(more)

Box Elder Woman Wins $30,000 Top Scratch Ticket Prize - 12/18/2012
Cynthia Cornell-Stover of Box Elder on December 17, 2012 claimed her $30,000 top prize in the Big Foot Bingo scratch game at the Rapid City Lottery office.(more)

Groton Woman Claims $5,001 Wild Card 2 Prize - 12/17/2012
Michelle Barrow of Groton on December 17, 2012 claimed her $5,001 Wild Card 2 prize from the December 15, 2012 drawing.(more)

Huron Man Wins $100,000 Top Scratch Ticket Prize - 12/17/2012
Jim Dorris of Huron on December 17, 2012 claimed his $100,000 top prize in the Casino Royale scratch game at the Sioux Falls Lottery office.(more)

WINNER COUNT: December 14-15, 2012 Lotto Drawings - 12/17/2012
A $5,001 Wild Card 2 winner is among the 11,320 South Dakota players sharing in a total of $44,205 in winnings from the December 14-15, 2012 drawings of the state's five lotto games.(more)

Pierre Man Claims $5,020 Wild Card 2 Prize - 12/13/2012
Alvin "Bill" Eckstrom of Pierre on December 13, 2012 claimed his $5,020 Wild Card 2 prize from the December 12, 2012 drawing.(more)

WINNER COUNT: December 11-12, 2012 Lotto Drawings - 12/13/2012
A $5,020 Wild Card 2 winner is among the 11,006 South Dakota players sharing in a total of $43,268 in prize money from the December 11-12, 2012 drawings of the state's five lotto games.(more)

WINNER COUNT: December 7-8, 2012 Lotto Drawings - 12/10/2012
10,303 South Dakota players won a total of $37,053 in prize money in the December 7-8, 2012 drawings of the state's five lotto games.(more)

WINNER COUNT: December 4-5, 2012 Lotto Drawings - 12/6/2012
A $5,000 Wild Card 2 winner is among the 10,488 South Dakota players sharing in a total of $43,137 in cash from the December 4-5, 2012 drawings of the state's five lotto games.(more)

Mitchell Man Claims $10,000 Powerball Prize - 12/4/2012
Brian Zimmer of Mitchell on December 4, 2012 claimed his $10,000 Powerball prize from the December 1, 2012 drawing.(more)

WINNER COUNT: November 30-December 1, 2012 Lotto Drawings - 12/3/2012
A $10,000 Powerball winner is among the 10,437 South Dakota players sharing in a total of $46,336 in winnings from the November 30-December 1, 2012 drawings of the state's five lotto games.(more)

Sioux Falls Group Claims $10,000 Powerball Prize - 11/29/2012
Although South Dakota did not produce a jackpot winner in last night’s record-shattering Powerball drawing, a group of 14 Sioux Falls city employees did win a $10,000 prize on their ticket purchased at Casey’s General Store on Benson Road in Sioux Falls. (more)

Powerball Jackpot Escalates to $550 Million for Tonight's Drawing - 11/28/2012
(Pierre) – Powerball players’ keen interest in the current record jackpot run has triggered significant sales and prompted the group that oversees the game to raise the estimated jackpot to $550 million. According to the Multi-State Lottery Association, the jackpot is the highest ever for Powerball.(more)

JACKPOT ALERT: Powerball Jackpot Hits Half A Billion - 11/27/2012
Record Powerball ticket sales for the November 28, 2012 drawing have prompted the group that oversees the game to raise the estimated jackpot to $500 million.(more)

Powerball Jackpot at Record $425 Million, $10,007 SD Winner - 11/26/2012
With no jackpot winner for the November 24, 2012 drawing, the Powerball jackpot currently sits at a record $425 million for the next drawing on November 28, 2012. That means a cash prize of $278.3 million.(more)

WINNER COUNT: November 23-24, 2012 Lotto Drawings - 11/26/2012
15,374 South Dakota players won a total of $81,166 in prize money from the November 23-24, 2012 drawings of the state's five lotto games.(more)

WINNER COUNT: November 16-17, 2012 Drawings - 11/19/2012
11,330 South Dakota players won a total of $45,934 in the November 16-17, 2012 drawings of the state's five lotto games.(more)

Whitewood Man Claims $30,000 Hot Lotto Prize - 11/16/2012
Aaron Arehart of Whitewood on November 16, 2012 claimed his $30,000 Hot Lotto prize from the November 14, 2012 drawing.(more)

Belle Fourche Woman Claims $40,000 Mega Millions Prize - 11/14/2012
Debra Tillman of Belle Fourche has claimed last Friday’s $40,000 Mega Millions prize. (more)

WINNER ALERT: Mega Millions - 11/12/2012
A Mega Millions ticket sold in Belle Fourche is worth $40,000 following the November 9, 2012 drawing.(more)

WINNER COUNT: November 2-3, 2012 Lotto Drawings - 11/5/2012
9,963 South Dakota players won a total of $39,482 in the November 2-3, 2012 drawings of the state's five lotto games.(more)

WINNER COUNT: October 30-31, 2012 Lotto Drawings - 11/1/2012
9,166 South Dakota players pocketed a total of $38,243 in winnings from the October 30-31, 2012 drawings of the state's five lotto games.(more)

$5,000 Wild Card 2 Prizes Claimed - 10/29/2012
Both $5,000 Wild Card 2 winners from the October 24, 2012 drawing have claimed their prizes.(more)

WINNER COUNT: October 26-27, 2012 Lotto Drawings - 10/29/2012
10,047 South Dakota players won a total of $35,010 in prize money in the October 26-27, 2012 drawings of the state's five lotto games.(more)

WINNER COUNT: October 23-24, 2012 Lotto Drawings - 10/25/2012
Two $5,000 Wild Card 2 winners are among the 9,901 South Dakota players winning a total of $43,744 in cash from the October 23-24, 2012 drawings of the state's five lotto games.(more)

Oklahoma Man Claims $5,000 Wild Card 2 Prize - 10/23/2012
Gary Coy of Oklahoma City, OK on October 23, 2012 claimed his $5,000 Wild Card 2 prize from the September 12, 2012 drawing.(more)

Piedmont Man Claims $5,000 Wild Card 2 Prize - 10/23/2012
David Mulvehill of Piedmont on October 22, 2012 claimed his $5,000 Wild Card 2 prize from the October 17, 2012 drawing.(more)

Mitchell Man Claims $22,195 Dakota Cash Jackpot - 10/22/2012
Robert Koepke of Mitchell frequently meets his friends for coffee at County Fair Foods in Mitchell. During a recent visit, he not only got a hot cup of joe and some good conversation – he also picked up a jackpot-winning Dakota Cash ticket.(more)

WINNER COUNT: October 19-20, 2012 Lotto Drawings - 10/22/2012
8,587 South Dakota players picked up a total of $31,387 in prize money in the October 19-20, 2012 drawings of the state's five lotto games.(more)

WINNER COUNT: October 16-17, 2012 Lotto Drawings - 10/18/2012
A $22,195 Dakota Cash jackpot winner and a $5,000 Wild Card 2 winner are among the 9,067 South Dakota players who won in the October 16-17, 2012 drawings of the state's five lotto games.(more)

WINNER COUNT: October 12-13, 2012 Lotto Drawings - 10/15/2012
9,124 South Dakota players won a total of $35,649 in the October 12-13, 2012 drawings of the state's five lotto games.(more)

WINNER COUNT: October 9-10, 2012 Lotto Drawings - 10/11/2012
8,231 South Dakota players won a total of $30,823 in prize money during the October 9-10, 2012 drawings of the state's five lotto games.(more)

$10,000 Powerball Ticket Sold in Sioux Falls Claimed - 10/11/2012
A $10,000 Powerball ticket sold in Sioux Falls for the October 6, 2012 drawing has been claimed.(more)

WINNER COUNT: October 5-6, 2012 Lotto Drawings - 10/9/2012
A $10,000 Powerball winner is among the 8,534 South Dakota players sharing in a total of $41,093 in winnings from the October 5-6, 2012 drawings of the state's five lotto games.(more)

WINNER COUNT: October 2-3, 2012 Lotto Drawings - 10/4/2012
8,407 South Dakota players won a total of $34,096 in prize money from the October 2-3, 2012 drawings of the state's five lotto games.(more)

Huron Man Claims $20,000 Dakota Cash Jackpot - 10/2/2012
LaVern Barta of Huron on October 2, 2012 claimed his $20,000 Dakota Cash jackpot from the September 29, 2012 drawing.(more)

WINNER COUNT: September 28-29, 2012 Lotto Drawings - 10/1/2012
A Dakota Cash jackpot winner from Huron is among the 8,827 South Dakota players who scored a total of $54,677 in winnings from the September 28-29, 2012 drawings of the state's five lotto games.(more)

WINNER COUNT: September 25-26, 2012 Lotto Drawings - 9/27/2012
A $40,000 Powerball winner is among the 10,135 South Dakota players sharing in a total of $73,252 in prize money from the September 25-26, 2012 drawings of the state's five lotto games. (more)

Winners Claim $20,000 Dakota Cash Jackpot - 9/24/2012
One purchased a Quick Pick. The other chose his own numbers. And when the September 19, 2012 Dakota Cash drawing was over, both were jackpot winners. Lewis Trusty of Custer and Donald Leff of Mobridge each claimed their share of the $20,000 prize, $10,000 apiece, on September 21, 2012.(more)

WINNER COUNT: September 21-22, 2012 Lotto Drawings - 9/24/2012
9,367 South Dakota players won a total of $38,219 in prize money from the September 21-22, 2012 drawings of the state's five lotto games.(more)

WINNER COUNT: September 18-19, 2012 Lotto Drawings - 9/20/2012
A pair of Dakota Cash jackpot winners are among the 9,155 South Dakota players winning a total of $57,282 in cash in the September 18-19, 2012 drawings of the state's five lotto games.(more)

State Lottery Recognizes 25 Years of Commission Members - 9/18/2012
Since 1987, thirty-four South Dakotans have helped to shape the future of the South Dakota Lottery through their service on the South Dakota Lottery Commission. As the agency approaches its 25th anniversary on September 30, 2012, Lottery officials are recognizing them for their efforts.(more)

Howard Man Claims $10,000 Powerball Prize - 9/18/2012
Tony Schwader of Howard on September 17, 2012 claimed his $10,000 prize from the September 5, 2012 Powerball drawing.(more)

WINNER COUNT: September 14-15, 2012 Lotto Drawings - 9/17/2012
8,959 South Dakota players won a total of $35,546 in the September 14-15, 2012 drawings of the state's five lotto games.(more)

$5,000 Wild Card 2 Prize Claimed - 9/14/2012
A Wild Card 2 ticket worth $5,000 from the September 8, 2012 drawing has been redeemed at the Rapid City Lottery office.(more)

Sioux Falls Man Claims $40,925 Dakota Cash Jackpot - 9/14/2012
Leroy Hoefert of Sioux Falls on September 13, 2012 claimed his $40,925 Dakota Cash jackpot from the September 8, 2012 drawing.(more)

WINNER COUNT: September 11-12, 2012 Lotto Drawings - 9/13/2012
A $5,000 Wild Card 2 winner is among the 8,651 South Dakota players sharing in a total of $40,107 in winnings from the September 11-12, 2012 drawings of the state's five lotto games.(more)

WINNER ALERT: Wild Card 2 - 9/13/2012
A Wild Card 2 ticket sold in Hot Springs is worth $5,000 following the September 12, 2012 drawing.(more)

Watertown Man Claims $5,000 Wild Card 2 Prize - 9/11/2012
Dennis Bodin of Watertown on September 10, 2012 claimed his $5,000 prize from the September 5, 2012 Wild Card 2 drawing.(more)

WINNER COUNT: September 7-8, 2012 Lotto Drawings - 9/10/2012
A Dakota Cash jackpot winner from Sioux Falls and a $5,000 Wild Card 2 winner from Spearfish are among the 9,589 South Dakota players winning a total of $81,339 from the September 7-8, 2012 lotto drawings.(more)

WINNER COUNT: September 4-5, 2012 Lotto Drawings - 9/6/2012
A $5,000 Wild Card 2 winner and a $10,000 Powerball winner are among the 8,028 South Dakota players winning a total of $44,425 in prize money in the September 4-5, 2012 drawings of the state's five lotto games.(more)

WINNER COUNT: August 31 - September 1, 2012 Lotto Drawings - 9/4/2012
8,717 South Dakota players won a total of $33,442 in cash from the August 31-September 1, 2012 drawings of the state's five lotto games.(more)

WINNER COUNT: August 28-29, 2012 Lotto Drawings - 8/30/2012
8,249 South Dakota players pocketed a total of $30,912 in winnings from the August 28-29, 2012 drawings of the state's five lotto games.(more)

Viborg Woman Claims $10,000 Powerball Prize - 8/27/2012
JoAnn Hansen of Viborg today claimed her $10,000 Powerball prize from the August 25, 2012 drawing.(more)

WINNER COUNT: August 24-25, 2012 Lotto Drawings - 8/27/2012
A $10,000 Powerball winner is among the 8,614 South Dakota players with winning tickets worth a total of $41,447 in the August 24-25, 2012 drawings of the state's five lotto games.(more)

WINNER COUNT: August 21-22, 2012 Lotto Drawings - 8/23/2012
8,170 South Dakota players won a total of $30,680 in cash from the August 21-22, 2012 drawings of the state's five lotto games.(more)

Registration Opens for Lottery Anniversary Prize Giveaways - 8/20/2012
The South Dakota Lottery may be the one celebrating its 25th anniversary on September 30, but it’s the public that will be getting the anniversary gifts. Online registration opens today for a series of giveaways that could net registrants prizes ranging from Lottery t-shirts to $500 cash.(more)

WINNER COUNT: August 17-18, 2012 Lotto Drawings - 8/20/2012
10,302 South Dakota players won a total of $32,949 in prize money from the August 17-18, 2012 drawings of the state's five lotto games.(more)

Sioux Falls Man Claims $10,000 Powerball Prize - 8/17/2012
Ben Aning of Sioux Falls has claimed his $10,000 Powerball prize from the August 15, 2012 drawing.(more)

Madison Woman Claims $10,000 Powerball Prize - 8/16/2012
Susan Janssen of Madison today claimed her $10,000 Powerball prize from the August 15, 2012 drawing.(more)

WINNER COUNT: August 14-15, 2012 Lotto Drawings - 8/16/2012
Two $10,000 Powerball winners and a $5,000 Wild Card 2 winner are among the 17,435 South Dakota players sharing in a total of $103,320 in winnings from the August 14-15, 2012 drawings of the state's five lotto games.(more)

WINNER ALERT: Powerball, Wild Card 2 - 8/16/2012
South Dakota landed two $10,000 Powerball winners and one $5,001 Wild Card 2 winner in the August 15, 2012 lotto drawings.(more)

Powerball Jackpot Jumps to $320 Million for Wednesday’s Drawing - 8/14/2012
High ticket sales for the August 15, 2012 Powerball drawing have prompted the group that oversees the game to raise the estimated jackpot to $320 million annuity. (more)

Jefferson Woman Claims $204,635 Dakota Cash Jackpot - 8/13/2012
Brenda Watkins of Jefferson today claimed her $204,635 Dakota Cash jackpot from the August 11, 2012 drawing. The odds of winning the game’s jackpot are 1:324,632.(more)

WINNER COUNT: August 10-11, 2012 Lotto Drawings - 8/13/2012
A $204,635 Dakota Cash jackpot winner is among the 15,136 South Dakota players taking home a total of $260,589 in prize money following the August 10-11, 2012 drawings of the state's five lotto games.(more)

WINNER COUNT: August 7-8, 2012 Lotto Drawings - 8/9/2012
14,127 South Dakota players won a total of $52,724 in cash from the August 7-8, 2012 drawings of the state's five lotto games.(more)

State Lottery Launches 25th Anniversary Scratch Tickets - 8/8/2012
The South Dakota Lottery is giving players 50,000 reasons to celebrate the agency's 25th anniversary this year.(more)

WINNER COUNT: August 3-4, 2012 Lotto Drawings - 8/6/2012
A $5,000 Wild Card 2 winner is among the 12,978 South Dakota players sharing in a total of $50,702 in prize money from the August 3-4, 2012 drawings of the state's five lotto games.(more)

$5,000 Wild Card 2 Prize Claimed - 8/6/2012
A Wild Card 2 ticket worth $5,000 from the August 4, 2012 drawing has been redeemed at the Sioux Falls Lottery office.(more)

WINNER COUNT: July 31 - Aug. 1, 2012 Lotto Drawings - 8/2/2012
12,130 South Dakota players won a total of $39,002 in prize money folllowing the July 31 - Aug. 1, 2012 drawings of the state's five lotto games.(more)

Pukwana Man Claims $5,000 Wild Card 2 Prize - 7/30/2012
Quinton McGhee of Pukwana on July 30, 2012 claimed his $5,000 prize from the July 25, 2012 Wild Card 2 drawing.(more)

WINNER COUNT: July 27-28, 2012 Lotto Drawings - 7/30/2012
11,624 South Dakota players pocketed a total of $42,057 in winnings from the July 27-28, 2012 drawings of the state's five lotto games.(more)

South Dakota Lottery Announces 25-Year Retailers - 7/26/2012
With the South Dakota Lottery celebrating its 25th anniversary September 30, 2012, the agency is recognizing those who are directly responsible for getting its products into the hands of players – the retailers who sell Lottery tickets in their businesses.(more)

WINNER COUNT: July 24-25, 2012 Drawings - 7/26/2012
A $5,000 Wild Card 2 winner is among the 11,150 South Dakota players raking in a total of $42,637 in prizes from the July 24-25, 2012 drawings of the state's five lotto games.(more)

Lottery Warns of Mega Millions Scam - 7/25/2012
The South Dakota Lottery is warning the public to be on guard against a scam in which individuals are being asked to pay money to collect a lotto prize.(more)

Box Elder Man Claims $5,000 Wild Card 2 Prize - 7/23/2012
Randy Sheffer of Box Elder on July 23, 2012 claimed his $5,000 prize from the July 21, 2012 Wild Card 2 drawing.(more)

WINNER COUNT: July 20-21, 2012 Lotto Drawings - 7/23/2012
A $5,000 Wild Card 2 winner is among the 11,185 South Dakota players sharing in a total of $41,336 in winnings from the July 20-21, 2012 drawings of the state's five lotto games.(more)

WINNER COUNT: July 17-18, 2012 Lotto Drawings - 7/19/2012
11,027 South Dakota players are sharing in a total of $38,674 in prize money following the July 17-18, 2012 drawings of the state's five lotto games.(more)

$100,000 Scratch Ticket Prize Won in Sioux Falls - 7/18/2012
A 10X the Cash scratch ticket sold in Sioux Falls has hit the game's $100,000 top prize.(more)

WINNER COUNT: July 13-14, 2011 Lotto Drawings - 7/16/2012
11,056 South Dakota players were winners in the July 13-14, 2011 lotto drawings, pocketing a total of $37,236 in cash.(more)

WINNER COUNT: July 10-11, 2012 Lotto Drawings - 7/12/2012
10,245 South Dakota players picked up a total of $37,336 in prizes from the July 10-11, 2012 drawings of the state's five lotto games.(more)

WINNER COUNT: Lotto Drawings, June 30 - July 7, 2012 - 7/9/2012
30,040 South Dakota players have won a total of $106,103 in prize money from the state's five lotto games from June 30 to July 7, 2012.(more)

$5,000 Wild Card 2 Ticket Sold in Elk Point - 7/9/2012
A Wild Card 2 ticket worth $5,000 was sold in Elk Point for the July 7, 2012 drawing.(more)

WINNER COUNT: June 26-27, 2012 Lotto Drawings - 6/28/2012
9,915 South Dakota players are a total of $39,476 richer following the June 26-27, 2012 drawings of the state's five lotto games.(more)

WINNER ALERT: Wild Card 2 - 6/28/2012
A Wild Card 2 ticket sold in Rapid City is worth $5,001 following the June 27, 2012 drawing.(more)

State Lottery to Celebrate 25 Years, Debuts Anniversary Logo - 6/26/2012
The South Dakota Lottery turns 25 on September 30, 2012 and the agency is kicking off a months-long celebration with the unveiling of an official logo commemorating the milestone.(more)

Tea Woman Wins $14,000 Top Scratch Ticket Prize - 6/25/2012
Jennifer Reiners of Tea on June 25, 2012 claimed her $14,000 top prize in the 24 Karat Cash scratch game at the Sioux Falls Lottery office.(more)

WINNER COUNT: June 22-23, 2012 Lotto Drawings - 6/25/2012
A $5,000 Wild Card 2 winner is among the 10,066 South Dakota players sharing in a total of $40,831 in winnings from the June 22-23, 2012 lotto drawings.(more)

South Dakotans Win Cash, Car in Hollywood - 6/21/2012
Eric Peterka of Yankton and Melissa Fischer Olson of Sioux Falls considered themselves lucky when they each won a trip for four to Hollywood, California through the South Dakota Lottery’s Wheel of Fortune® scratch ticket game. Little did they know that was just the beginning of their lucky streak.(more)

WINNER COUNT: June 19-20, 2012 Lotto Drawings - 6/21/2012
9,474 South Dakota players pocketed a total of $32,667 in winnings from the June 19-20, 2012 drawings of the state's five lotto games.(more)

Tyndall Man Claims $5,000 Wild Card 2 Prize - 6/19/2012
Daniel Rothschadl of Tyndall on June 19, 2012 claimed his $5,000 prize from the May 30, 2012 Wild Card 2 drawing.(more)

Rapid City Man Claims $217,583 Dakota Cash Jackpot - 6/18/2012
Kevin Moser of Rapid City today claimed his $217,583 Dakota Cash jackpot from the May 2, 2012 drawing. (more)

WINNER COUNT: June 15-16, 2012 Lotto Drawings - 6/18/2012
9,550 South Dakota players pocketed a total of $34,436 in prize money from the June 15-16, 2012 drawings of the state's five lotto games.(more)

WINNER COUNT: June 12-13, 2012 Lotto Drawings - 6/14/2012
10,670 South Dakota players raked in a total of $42,401 in winnings following the June 12-13, 2012 drawings of the state's five lotto games.(more)

WINNER COUNT: June 8-9, 2012 Lotto Drawings - 6/11/2012
10,822 South Dakota players pocketed a total of $40,328 in winnings from the June 8-9, 2012 drawings of the state's five lotto games.(more)

WINNER COUNT: June 5-6, 2012 Lotto Drawings - 6/7/2012
10,074 South Dakota players are a total of $39,544 richer following the June 5-6, 2012 drawings of the state's five lotto games.(more)

WINNER COUNT: June 1-2, 2012 Lotto Drawings - 6/5/2012
10,352 South Dakota players won a total of $39,088 in the June 1-2, 2012 drawings of the state's five lotto games.(more)

WINNER COUNT: May 29-30, 2012 Lotto Drawings - 6/1/2012
A $5,000 Wild Card 2 winner is among the 8,836 South Dakota players sharing in a total of $36,968 in prize money from the May 29-30,2012 drawings of the state's five lotto games.(more)

WINNER COUNT: May 25-26, 2012 Lotto Drawings - 5/29/2012
9,671 South Dakota players won a total of $36,684 in prize money from the May 25-26, 2012 drawings of the state's five lotto games.(more)

WINNER COUNT: May 18-19, 2012 Lotto Drawings - 5/21/2012
9,114 South Dakota players pocketed a total of $34,101 in cash from the May 18-19, 2012 drawings of the state's five lotto games.(more)

WINNER COUNT: May 15-16, 2012 Lotto Drawings - 5/17/2012
A $10,000 Powerball winner is among the 8,507 South Dakota players sharing in a total of $44,676 in prize money following the May 15-16, 2012 drawings of the state's five lotto games. (more)

WINNER ALERT: Powerball - 5/17/2012
A Powerball ticket sold in Sioux Falls is worth $10,000 following the May 16, 2012 drawing.(more)

Kyle Woman Claims $30,000 Top Scratch Ticket Prize - 5/15/2012
Paulette Whirlwind Horse of Kyle has claimed her $30,000 top prize from the Super Joker Slingo instant game at the Rapid City Lottery office.(more)

WINNER COUNT: May 11-12, 2012 Lotto Drawings - 5/14/2012
9,084 South Dakota players pocketed a total of $31,535 in prize money from the May 11-12, 2012 drawings of the state's five lotto games.(more)

WINNER COUNT: May 8-9, 2012 Lotto Drawings - 5/10/2012
A total of $29,977 in prize money was won by 8,202 South Dakota players in the May 8-9, 2012 drawings of the state's five lotto games.(more)

$100,000 Scratch Ticket Prize Won in Brookings - 5/9/2012
A 10X the Cash scratch ticket sold in Brookings has hit the game's $100,000 top prize.(more)

WINNER COUNT: May 4-5, 2012 Lotto Drawings - 5/7/2012
A $5,000 Wild Card 2 winner is among the 8,908 South Dakota players sharing in a total of $41,052 in winnings from the May 4-5, 2012 drawings of the state's five lotto games.(more)

WINNER COUNT: May 1-2, 2012 Lotto Drawings - 5/3/2012
The holder of a jackpot-winning Dakota Cash ticket sold in Rapid City is among the 11,802 South Dakota players sharing in a total of $253,780 in winnings from the May 1-2, 2012 drawings of the state's five lotto games.(more)

WINNER ALERT: Dakota Cash jackpot - 5/3/2012
A single ticket sold in Rapid City matched all five numbers in the May 2, 2012 drawing to win the $217,583 Dakota Cash jackpot. (more)

WINNER COUNT: April 27-28, 2012 Lotto Drawings - 4/30/2012
11,865 South Dakota players won a total of $39,521 in prize money from the April 27-28, 2012 drawings of the state's five lotto games.(more)

Illinois Woman Hits $30,000 Scratch Ticket Top Prize - 4/27/2012
Laura Von Brock of Bloomington, IL on April 27, 2012 claimed her $30,000 Just Plain Bingo II top prize at the Rapid City Lottery office.(more)

Brookings Man Claims $5,000 Wild Card 2 Prize - 4/27/2012
Tom Paige of Brookings on April 27, 2012 claimed his $5,000 prize from the April 25, 2012 Wild Card 2 drawing at the Sioux Falls Lottery office.(more)

Gregory Man Receives Car from Instant Scratch Game - 4/26/2012
If you see a new shiny red Chevrolet® Camaro® convertible cruising the streets of Gregory, odds are good Dale Pastian is behind the wheel. (more)

WINNER COUNT: April 24-25, 2012 Lotto Drawings - 4/26/2012
A $5,000 Wild Card 2 winner from Brookings is among the 11,979 South Dakota winners sharing in a total of $45,427 in cash from the April 24-25, 2012 drawings of the state's five lotto games.(more)

WINNER COUNT: April 20-21, 2011 Lotto Drawings - 4/23/2012
12,861 South Dakota players are sharing in a total of $41,097 in prize money from the April 20-21, 2012 drawings of the state's five lotto games.(more)

WINNER COUNT: April 13-14, 2012 Lotto Drawings - 4/16/2012
12,824 South Dakota players are a total of $43,394 richer after the April 13-14, 2012 drawings of the state's five lotto games.(more)

WINNER COUNT: April 10-11, 2012 Lotto Drawings - 4/12/2012
11,302 South Dakota players pocketed a total of $36,887 in prize money from the April 10-11, 2012 drawings of the state's five lotto games.(more)

WINNER COUNT: April 6-7, 2012 Lotto Drawings - 4/9/2012
11,852 South Dakota players pocketed a total of $39,709 in winnings from the April 6-7, 2012 drawings of the state's five lotto games.(more)

WINNER COUNT: March 3-4, 2012 Lotto Drawings - 4/5/2012
10,935 South Dakota players raked in a total of $36,059 in prize money from the March 3-4, 2012 drawings of the state's five lotto games.(more)

Rhode Island Woman Claims $60 million Powerball Jackpot - 4/4/2012
Kathleen Last of Smithfield, Rhode Island on April 3, 2012 claimed her $60 million Powerball jackpot from the March 7, 2012 drawing.(more)

Winners Claim $10,000 Mega Millions Prizes - 4/3/2012
Winners from Sioux Falls and Custer on April 3, 2012 claimed their $10,000 Mega Millions prizes from recent drawings.(more)

Tulare Man Claims $10,000 Mega Millions Prize - 4/2/2012
Doug Zens of Tulare on April 2, 2012 claimed his $10,000 Mega Millions prize from the March 30, 2012 drawing at the Pierre Lottery office. (more)

Sioux Falls Man Claims $250,000 Mega Millions Prize - 4/2/2012
Michael Stokke of Sioux Falls on April 2, 2012 claimed his $250,000 Mega Millions prize from the March 30, 2012 drawing at the Sioux Falls Lottery office.(more)

WINNER COUNT: March 30-31, 2012 Lotto Drawings - 4/2/2012
35,559 South Dakota players are sharing in a total of $443,980 in prize money from the March 30-31, 2012 drawings of the state's five lotto games.(more)

South Dakota Nets $250,000, $10,000 Winners - 4/2/2012
A ticket sold in Sioux Falls was one number away from winning the record-breaking $640 million Mega Millions jackpot in the March 30, 2012 drawing.(more)

WINNER COUNT: March 27-28, 2012 Lotto Drawings - 3/29/2012
14,475 South Dakota players won a total of $57,953 in the March 27-28, 2012 drawings of the state's five lotto games.(more)

Rapid City Man Claims $10,000 Powerball Prize - 3/28/2012
Mark Bell of Rapid City on March 28, 2012 claimed his $10,000 Powerball prize from the March 24, 2012 drawing at the Rapid City Lottery office.(more)

Mega Millions Jackpot Now at $540 Million for Friday’s Drawing - 3/28/2012
Increasing ticket sales for the March 30, 2012 Mega Millions drawing have prompted the group that oversees the game to raise the estimated jackpot again from $500 million to $540 million annuity. According to the Multi-State Lottery Association, that puts the cash jackpot at $389.8 million. (more)

Huron Woman Claims $250,000 Mega Millions Prize - 3/28/2012
When Linda Marcus was going in to the Corner Pantry on Dakota Avenue South in Huron last week to pay for their gas, her husband Pete reminded her to buy a lottery ticket. It turned out to be good advice; the Mega Millions ticket she purchased won the couple $250,000 in the March 24, 2012 drawing.(more)

JACKPOT ALERT: Mega Millions - 3/26/2012
High ticket sales for the March 27, 2012 Mega Millions drawing have prompted the group that oversees the game to raise the estimated jackpot to $363 million annuity.(more)

WINNER COUNT: March 23-24, 2012 Lotto Drawings - 3/26/2012
A $250,000 Mega Millions winner and two $10,000 winners, one for Mega Millions and the other for Powerball, are among the 11,253 South Dakota players winning a total of $312,742 in prizes from the March 23-24, 2012 lotto drawings.(more)

WINNER COUNT: March 20-21, 2012 Lotto Drawings - 3/22/2012
10,772 South Dakota players pocketed a total of $41,726 in prize money from the March 20-21, 2012 drawings of the state's five lotto games.(more)

WINNER COUNT: March 16-17, 2012 Lotto Drawings - 3/19/2012
A $30,000 Hot Lotto winner is among the 10,212 South Dakota players sharing in a total of $66,621 in prize money from the March 16-17, 2012 drawings of the state's five lotto games.(more)

Minnesota Man Claims $5,000 Scratch Ticket Prize - 3/13/2012
Jon Rudendall of Vesta, MN has claimed a $5,000 top prize in the Double Wild Jacks scratch ticket game.(more)

DeSmet Man Claims $5,000 Wild Card 2 Prize - 3/12/2012
Ricky Smith of DeSmet on March 12, 2012 claimed his $5,000 prize from the March 10, 2012 Wild Card 2 drawing.(more)

WINNER COUNT: March 9-10, 2012 Lotto Drawings - 3/12/2012
A $5,000 Wild Card 2 winner is among the 10,388 South Dakota players raking in a total of $45,293 in winnings from the March 9-10, 2012 drawings of the state's five lotto games.(more)

Mount Vernon Man Claims $5,000 Wild Card 2 Prize - 3/9/2012
Paul Duvall of Mount Vernon has claimed his $5,000 second prize from the February 22, 2012 Wild Card 2 drawing.(more)

WINNER COUNT: March 6-7, 2012 Lotto Drawings - 3/8/2012
9,904 South Dakota players won a total of $38,208 in the March 6-7, 2012 drawings of the state's five lotto games.(more)

WINNER COUNT: March 2-3, 2012 Lotto Drawings - 3/5/2012
10,036 South Dakota players are sharing in a total of $36,037 in winnings following the March 2-3, 2012 drawings of the state's five lotto games.(more)

Webster Woman Claims $5,000 Wild Card Prize - 2/28/2012
Dorothy Copley of Webster has claimed her $5,000 prize from the February 25, 2012 Wild Card 2 drawing.(more)

WINNER COUNT: February 24-25, 2012 Lotto Drawings - 2/27/2012
A $5,000 Wild Card 2 winner is among the 9,956 South Dakota players winning a total of $44,369 in cash from the February 24-25, 2012 drawings of the state's five lotto games.(more)

WINNER ALERT: Wild Card 2 - 2/27/2012
A $5,000 Wild Card 2 ticket was sold in Watertown for the February 25, 2012 drawing.(more)

Mitchell Man Claims $30,000 Mega Millions Prize - 2/24/2012
Fred Shank of Mitchell has claimed his $30,000 Mega Millions prize from the February 17, 2012 drawing.(more)

WINNER COUNT: February 21-22, 2012 Lotto Drawings - 2/23/2012
A $5,000 Wild Card 2 winner and a $10,000 Hot Lotto winner are among the 9,115 South Dakota players sharing in a total of $50,749 in winnings from the February 21-22, 2012 drawings of the state's five lotto games.(more)

WINNER COUNT: February 17-18, 2012 Lotto Drawings - 2/21/2012
A $30,000 Mega Millions winner is among the 9,368 South Dakota players sharing in a total of $67,469 in prize money from the February 17-18, 2012 drawings of the state's five lotto games.(more)

Winners Drawn in Lottery Hollywood Trip Giveaway - 2/16/2012
Looking for a way to render someone speechless? Tell them they’ve just won a trip to Hollywood, California. That was the reaction of two South Dakota Lottery players when they got the news that they’d won Hollywood trips through the Lottery’s Wheel of Fortune® scratch ticket game.(more)

WINNER COUNT: February 14-15, 2012 Lotto Drawings - 2/16/2012
8,873 South Dakota players are sharing in a total of $33,352 in winnings following the February 14-15, 2012 drawings of the state's five lotto games.(more)

WINNER COUNT: February 10-11, 2012 Lotto Drawings - 2/13/2012
15,251 South Dakota players won a total of $82,295 in prize money from the February 10-11, 2012 drawings of the state's five lotto games.(more)

WINNER ALERT: Powerball jackpot - 2/13/2012
A single ticket sold in Rhode Island hit the $336.4 million Powerball jackpot for the February 11, 2012 drawing.(more)

Powerball Jackpot Jumps to $325 Million for Saturday’s Drawing - 2/10/2012
High ticket sales for the February 11, 2012 Powerball drawing have prompted the group that oversees the game to raise the estimated jackpot to $325 million annuity. (more)

WINNER COUNT: February 7-8, 2012 Lotto Drawings - 2/9/2012
A $10,000 Hot Lotto winner is among the 11,561 South Dakota players winning a total of $62,725 in the February 7-8, 2012 drawings of the state's five lotto games.(more)

Rapid City Man Claims $256,515 Wild Card 2 Jackpot - 2/7/2012
Thrilled and thankful.” That’s how Dave Yuhas of Rapid City felt when he learned he was the winner of the $256,515 Wild Card 2 jackpot from the February 4, 2012 drawing. (more)

WINNER COUNT: February 3-4, 2012 Lotto Drawings - 2/6/2012
A Wild Card 2 jackpot winner and a $10,000 Powerball winner are among the 12,310 South Dakota players winning a total of $316,972 in cash from the February 3-4, 2012 drawings of the state's five lotto games.(more)

WINNER ALERT: Powerball - 2/6/2012
A Powerball ticket sold in Custer is worth $10,000 following the February 4, 2012 drawing.(more)

WINNER COUNT: January 31-February 2, 2012 Lotto Drawings - 2/3/2012
10,630 South Dakota players are a total of $39,415 richer following the January 31-February 2, 2012 drawings of the state's five lotto games.(more)

$10,000 Lotto Prize to Expire February 20 - 2/1/2012
If you purchased a Powerball ticket in Hermosa last August and haven’t checked the numbers yet, now’s the time to do it. (more)

Mobridge Family Claims $40,553 Dakota Cash Jackpot - 1/30/2012
Three siblings from Mobridge on January 30, 2012 claimed their $40,553 Dakota Cash jackpot from the January 25, 2012 drawing at the Pierre Lottery office.(more)

WINNER COUNT: January 27-28, 2012 Lotto Drawings - 1/30/2012
9,873 lucky South Dakota players are pocketing a total of $39,370 in prize money from the January 27-28, 2012 drawings of the state's five lotto games.(more)

Georgia Woman Claims $72 Million Mega Millions Jackpot - 1/27/2012
Marcia Adams of College Park, Georgia has claimed her $72 million jackpot from the January 24, 2012 Mega Millions drawing.(more)

WINNER COUNT: January 24-25, 2012 Lotto Drawings - 1/26/2012
A $40,553 Dakota Cash jackpot winner is among the 9,400 South Dakota players sharing in a total of $76,924 in winnings from the January 24-25, 2012 drawings of the state's five lotto games.(more)

$40,553 Dakota Cash Jackpot Won in Mobridge - 1/26/2012
A single ticket sold in Mobridge matched all five numbers in the January 25, 2012 drawing to win the $40,553 Dakota Cash jackpot. (more)

WINNER COUNT: January 20-21, 2012 Lotto Drawings - 1/23/2012
9,410 South Dakota players won a total of $37,056 in the January 20-21, 2012 drawings of the state's five lotto drawings.(more)

Minnesota Couple Claims $2.61 Hot Lotto Jackpot - 1/19/2012
Don and Sandy Conrad of Grand Rapids, MN have claimed the $2.61 million Hot Lotto jackpot from the January 14, 2012 drawing.(more)

WINNER COUNT: January 17-18, 2012 Lotto Drawings - 1/19/2012
8,715 South Dakota players pocketed a total of $30,812 in winnings from the January 17-18, 2012 drawings of the state's five lotto games.(more)

Deadline Nears for Lottery Trip Giveaway - 1/18/2012
South Dakota Lottery officials are reminding holders of Wheel of Fortune "ENTRY" scratch tickets to turn them in to lottery offices now if they want the chance to win one of two trips to Hollywood, California to be awarded next month.(more)

Gregory Man Wins Car in Instant Scratch Game - 1/17/2012
All it took was two scratch tickets for Dale Pastian of Gregory to win a new car. While the first ticket didn’t net him the new set of wheels, it won him enough to get the second ticket, which did. (more)

WINNER COUNT: January 13-14, 2012 Lotto Drawings - 1/17/2012
10,278 South Dakota players became winners, raking in a total of $42,930, in the January 13-14, 2012 drawings of the state's five lotto games.(more)

WINNER COUNT: January 10-11, 2012 Lotto Drawings - 1/12/2012
9,242 South Dakota players pocketed a total of $32,586 in prize money following the January 20-11, 2012 drawings of the state's five lotto games.(more)

WINNER COUNT: January 6-7, 2012 Lotto Drawings - 1/9/2012
9,576 South Dakota players won a total of $36,367 in prize money in the January 6-7, 2012 drawings of the state's five lotto games.(more)

WINNER COUNT: January 3-4, 2012 Lotto Drawings - 1/5/2012
9,219 South Dakota players won a total of $34,808 in the first drawings of 2012 for South Dakota's five lotto games.(more)

Colome Woman Wins $100,000 Scratch Ticket Prize - 1/4/2012
Jimie Dempsey of Colome on January 4, 2012 claimed her $100,000 top prize from the South Dakota Gold scratch ticket game at the Pierre Lottery office.(more)

Wyoming Man Claims $10,000 Mega Millions Prize - 1/3/2012
Henry Fales of Cheyenne, WY on January 3, 2012 claimed his $10,000 prize from the Dec. 30, 2011 Mega Millions drawing at the Rapid City Lottery office.(more)

WINNER COUNT: December 30-31, 2011 Lotto Drawings - 1/3/2012
A $10,000 Mega Millions winner is among the 10,486 players sharing in a total of $49,144 in prize money from the December 30-31, 2011 drawings of South Dakota's five lotto games.(more)