A $5,002 Wild Card 2 winner from Watertown is among the 14,921 people sharing a total of $48,994 in winnings from the Jan. 28-29, 2011 drawings of South Dakota's five lotto games.
There were 517 Mega Millions winners in the state, picking up a total of $3,589 in prize money from the Jan. 28, 2011 drawing.
On Jan. 29, 2011, Powerball paid out a total of $15,473 in cash for 2,061 South Dakota winners. Dakota Cash racked up 8,226 winners, all sharing in a total of $12,135 in winnings. Hot Lotto was the way to win for 1,278 players in the state who split a total of $7,660. And a $5,002 winning Wild Card 2 ticket was sold in Watertown for the Jan. 29, 2011 drawing. That winner joins 2,838 others in splitting a total of $10,137 in winnings.