A Dakota Cash jackpot winner was among the 8,922 South Dakota winners sharing in $112,692 in prize money from the July 5-6, 2011 drawings of the state's five lotto games.
The winning Dakota Cash ticket was sold in Watertown. There were 3,124 Dakota Cash winners in all splitting $87,798 in total prizes. Mega Millions paid out a total of $2,245 in cash to 410 lucky South Dakotans. Powerball was the game to play for 1,933 players who split a total of $11,192 in winnings. Wild Card wowed for 2,403 people who won a total of $4,827. And there were 1,043 Hot Lotto winners raking in a total of $6,630 in prize money.