A $30,000 Mega Millions winner is among the 9,593 lucky players sharing in $66,977 in prize money from the July 15-16, 2011 drawings of South Dakota's five lotto games.
There were 405 Mega Millions winners in all from the July 15th drawing with total prizes of $33,856. Powerball paid out a total of $16,393 to 2,529 players in the state. Dakota Cash doled out $4,247 in winnings to 2,608 lucky people. There were 2,925 Wild Card 2 winners in South Dakota, splitting a total of $5,797 in prize money. And Hot Lotto sizzled for 1,126 South Dakota players who each get part of $6,684 in winnings.