A $9,000 Hot Lotto prize and a $10,004 Powerball prize were claimed May 12, 2014 at the Sioux Falls Lottery office.
Mark Suhr of Jefferson turned in his winning Hot Lotto ticket from the April 19, 2014 drawing to receive his $9,000 prize for matching four of five white ball numbers and the Hot Ball. The odds of winning the game's third prize are 1:138,785. The lucky ticket was purchased at Discount Liquor on Military Road in North Sioux City; the store will receive a $900 bonus for the sale.
Michael Cook of Sioux Falls claimed his $10,004 prize from the May 7, 2014 Powerball drawing. Cook matched four of five white ball numbers and the Powerball on one play line to pick up the game's $10,000 third prize, then got one of five white ball numbers and the Powerball on another play line of the same ticket for an additional $4. The odds of winning $10,000 playing Powerball are 1:648,976. Cook's winning ticket came from The Gas Stop on S. Western Avenue in Sioux Falls which will receive a $1,000 bonus for the sale.
The next drawings for Hot Lotto and Powerball are Wednesday, May 14, 2014. The Powerball jackpot currently sits at $90 million while the Hot Lotto jackpot is $6.61 million.