A $10,000 Powerball winner is among the 8,534 South Dakota players sharing in a total of $41,093 in winnings from the October 5-6, 2012 drawings of the state's five lotto games.
Powerball paid out a total of $20,569 to 1,422 lucky individuals. Hot Lotto was a hot pick for 1,374 South Dakota players who picked up a total of $8,156 in cash. Wild Card 2 proved a winner for 2,946 people who are splitting a total of $4,872 in prizes. There were 503 Mega Milllions winners in the state with a total of $3,914 won. And Dakota Cash paid out a total of $3,582 to 2,289 lucky South Dakotans.