A $25,561 Dakota Cash winner is among the 9,288 lucky people pocketing a total of $59,687 in cash from the December 27-28, 2011 drawings of South Dakota's five lotto games.
There were 2,413 Dakota Cash winners in all, raking in a total of $29,231 in prize money. Powerball paid out a total of $11,138 to 1,927 South Dakota players. Hot Lotto was the way to win for 1,198 lucky people who won a total of $7,006 in cash. There were 959 Mega Millions winners splitting a total of $6,569 in prize money. And Wild Card 2 paid out a total of $5,743 to 2,791 players in the state.