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Springfield Woman Claims Dakota Cash Jackpot - 12/12/2008
Donna Wynia of Springfield today claimed the $79,497 jackpot she won in the Wednesday, December 10th drawing.(more)

$79,497 Dakota Cash Jackpot Won - 12/11/2008
A single ticket matched all five numbers in Wednesday night's drawing to win the $79,497 Dakota Cash jackpot.(more)

Brookings Couple Claims $698,933 Wild Card 2 Jackpot - 11/17/2008
Curtis Ness and his wife Cheryl Herrig-Ness of Brookings today claimed the 10th largest lotto jackpot ever won in South Dakota.(more)

$698,933 Wild Card 2 Jackpot Won in South Dakota - 11/16/2008
A lottery ticket sold in Brookings is worth $698,933. The lucky ticket is the single jackpot winner in the multi-state Wild Card 2 lotto game.(more)

Canton Man Claims $36,700 Dakota Cash Jackpot - 10/20/2008
Stacey Van Gronigen of Canton today claimed the $36,700 jackpot he won in the October 15th Dakota Cash drawing.(more)

$36,700 Dakota Cash Jackpot Won - 10/16/2008
A single ticket matched all five numbers in Wednesday night’s drawing to win the $36,700 Dakota Cash jackpot. The winning ticket was sold in Canton.(more)

Wyoming couple claims Dakota Cash jackpot - 9/26/2008
Sharon and Galen Lee of Gillette, Wyoming, claimed the September 17, 2008 Dakota Cash jackpot worth $28,270.(more)

Dakota Cash jackpot won - 9/18/2008
A single ticket matched all five numbers in Wednesday night’s drawing to win the $28,270 Dakota Cash jackpot.(more)

Custer Couple Claims $200,000 Powerball Prize - 9/2/2008
A couple from Custer has claimed the $200,000 Powerball prize won in the Saturday, August 30 drawing.(more)

$200,000 Powerball Prize Won in South Dakota - 8/31/2008
A Powerball ticket sold in Custer is worth $200,000 after Saturday night’s drawing. The lucky ticket matched the five white balls, but not the red Powerball, to win the prize.(more)

$126,603 Dakota Cash jackpot won - 8/28/2008
A Dakota Cash player matched all five numbers in last night's drawing to win the $126,603 jackpot. The winning ticket was sold in Belle Fourche.(more)

Wyoming trucker claims $126,603 Dakota Cash jackpot - 8/28/2008
Gary Shamion of Sundance, Wyo. matched all five numbers in last night’s drawing to win the $126,603 jackpot. He purchased the winning ticket in Belle Fourche, where he works hauling gravel.(more)

Chicago woman claims Dakota Cash jackpot - 6/10/2008
Patricia Lozano of Chicago claimed the June 4, 2008 Dakota Cash jackpot worth $33,155 at the Sioux Falls redemption center yesterday.(more)

$33,155 Dakota Cash Jackpot Won - 6/6/2008
A Dakota Cash player matched all five numbers in last night's drawing to win the $33,155 jackpot. The winning ticket was sold in Sioux Falls.(more)

Valley Springs Woman Claims $350,652 Dakota Cash Jackpot - 5/12/2008
Kay Ames of Valley Springs today claimed the second largest Dakota Cash jackpot ever won.(more)

$350,652 Dakota Cash jackpot won - 5/11/2008
A single ticket matched all five numbers in Saturday night’s Dakota Cash lotto game drawing to win the $350,652 jackpot. The winning ticket was sold in Sioux Falls.(more)

Sturgis event to launch sales of Sturgis Motorcycle Rally scratch game - 4/25/2008
Sales of the South Dakota Lottery’s new Sturgis Motorcycle Rally instant scratch game will start on April 30 with a special event in Sturgis. Sturgis Mayor Maury LaRue will join Lottery director Norm Lingle to scratch the first ticket of the game at the Exxon Common Cents in Sturgis.(more)

$200,000 Powerball Prize Won in South Dakota - 3/6/2008
A Powerball ticket sold in Rapid City is worth $200,000 after Wednesday night’s drawing. The lucky ticket matched the five white balls, but not the red Powerball, to win the prize.(more)

Rapid City man claims $200,000 Powerball prize - 3/6/2008
Vincent Huebner of Rapid City today claimed the $200,000 Powerball prize he won in Wednesday night’s drawing.(more)

SD Lottery to release “Sturgis Motorcycle Rally” instant scratch game - 2/28/2008
The Sturgis Motorcycle Rally announced this week that the South Dakota Lottery will release an instant scratch game in celebration of the 68th Annual Sturgis Motorcycle Rally, a first for both the Lottery and the Rally.(more)

Watertown man claims $250,000 Dakota Raffle grand prize - 1/4/2008
Carl Umlauf of Watertown came forward today to claim the $250,000 grand prize in the Lottery’s Dakota Raffle game.(more)