A $177,068 Dakota Cash jackpot winner and a $10,000 Hot Lotto winner are among the 11,629 people who pocketed cash from the May 17-18, 2011 drawings of South Dakota's five lotto games.
The jackpot-winning Dakota Cash ticket was sold in Mitchell. There were 4,465 Dakota Cash winners in all sharing in a total of $183,893 in prize money. The $10,000 Hot Lotto winner was sold in Spearfish. A total of 1,109 South Dakota players won cool cash playing Hot Lotto with total winnings of $18,294. Powerball paid out a total of $20,802 to 2,860 happy players. There were 387 Mega Millions winners splitting a total of $3,172 in prize money. And Wild Card 2 made 2,808 players in the state a total of $6,105 richer.