A $36,415 Dakota Cash jackpot winner and a $5,001 Wild Card 2 winner are among the 11,898 lucky players sharing in $88,448 in winnings from the Feb. 23-24, 2011 drawings of South Dakota's five lotto games.
A single ticket sold in Aberdeen matched all five white balls to win the $36,415 Dakota Cash jackpot. There were 2,977 Dakota Cash winners in all, splitting a total of $41,266 in prize money. A ticket sold in Winner is worth $5,001 from the Feb. 23, 2011 Wild Card 2 drawing. The game paid out a total of $11,744 in winnings to 3,524 players in the state.
Powerball was the way to win for 3,466 people who are sharing in a total of $21,009 in prize money. Hot Lotto sizzled for 1,491 South Dakota players to the tune of $9,690 in total winnings. And there were 440 Mega Millions winners splitting a total of $4,739 in prize money.