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Rapid City Woman Claims $110,745 Dakota Cash Jackpot - 11/20/2009
Cheryl Haugse of Rapid City today claimed the $110,745 Dakota Cash jackpot for the Nov. 18, 2009 drawing at the Rapid City Lottery office.(more)

$110,745 Dakota Cash Jackpot Won - 11/19/2009
A single ticket matched all five numbers in Wednesday night's drawing to win the $110,745 Dakota Cash jackpot.(more)

Two $10,000 lotto prizes to expire before 2010 - 11/3/2009
The holiday season could be a little merrier for the lucky players who are holding the winning tickets for two unclaimed $10,000 lotto prizes.(more)

Sioux Falls Man Wins Corvette in Scratch Ticket Game - 10/19/2009
Jack Stack of Sioux Falls today claimed the second of two new Corvette convertibles that were offered as the grand prize in the South Dakota Lottery's Corvette Summer scratch ticket game.(more)

Winning Numbers Hotline Ends - 10/13/2009
Beginning Nov. 1, 2009, lottery players wanting the latest winning numbers will no longer be picking up their phones to get them.(more)

Three $10,000 lotto prizes still unclaimed - 9/30/2009
They may not be worth millions but three unclaimed $10,000 lotto prizes would still be a nice chunk of change for the lucky individuals holding the winning tickets.(more)

Buffalo Woman Claims $77,039 Dakota Cash Jackpot - 9/25/2009
Bonnie Schmidt of Buffalo today claimed her $77,039 Daktoa Cash jackpot for the Sept. 19, 2009 drawing at the Rapid City Lottery office.(more)

$77,039 Dakota Cash Jackpot Won - 9/21/2009
A single ticket matched all five numbers in Saturday night's drawing to win the $77,039 Dakota Cash jackpot.(more)

Wild Card 2 Jackpot Too Big for Lottery signs - 9/17/2009
The jackpot signs at Lottery retailers across the state say the current top prize for the Wild Card 2 game is $999 thousand.(more)

Rapid City Man Claims $200,000 Powerball Prize - 8/31/2009
Claude Smith of Rapid City today claimed the $200,000 Powerball prize he won in Saturday night's drawing.(more)

$200,000 Powerball Prize Won in South Dakota - 8/31/2009
A Powerball ticket sold in Rapid City is worth $200,000 following Saturday night's drawing.(more)

Crooks Woman Claims $24,837 Dakota Cash Jackpot - 8/7/2009
Darlene Croninger of Crooks today claimed her $24,837 Dakota Cash jackpot for the Aug. 5, 2009 drawing at the Sioux Falls office.(more)

$24,837 Dakota Cash Jackpot Won - 8/6/2009
A single ticket matched all five numbers in Wednesday night's drawing to win the $24,837 Dakota Cash jackpot.(more)

Lotto Players Encouraged to Turn in "Old" Tickets Before Conversion - 7/27/2009
With the South Dakota Lottery converting to a new system for selling lotto tickets early next week, Lottery officials encourage players who may be holding lotto tickets generated by the current system to bring those tickets in to their Lottery retailers before Aug. 1. (more)

Aberdeen Couple Claims $42,807 Dakota Cash Jackpot - 7/22/2009
Guy and Kathy Marzenell of Aberdeen today claimed their $42,807 Dakota Cash jackpot for the July 18, 2009 drawing at the Pierre Lottery office.(more)

$42,807 Dakota Cash Jackpot Won - 7/20/2009
A single ticket matched all five numbers in Saturday night's drawing to win the $42,807 Dakota Cash jackpot.(more)

Rapid City Man Claims $200,000 Powerball Prize - 7/7/2009
Raymond Hanson of Rapid City today claimed the $200,000 Powerball prize he won in Saturday night’s drawing.(more)

$200,000 Powerball Prize Won in South Dakota - 7/6/2009
A Powerball ticket sold in Rapid City is worth $200,000 following Saturday night's drawing.(more)

Spearfish Couple Claims $200,000 Powerball Prize - 6/23/2009
Edgar and Aileen Burr of Spearfish today claimed the $200,000 Powerball prize they won in in the Saturday, June 20th drawing.(more)

$200,000 Powerball Prize Won in South Dakota - 6/22/2009
A Powerball ticket sold in Spearfish is worth $200,000 following Saturday night's drawing. It is the fourth time this year the prize has been won in South Dakota.(more)

Sioux Falls woman claims $58,260 Dakota Cash Jackpot - 6/18/2009
Mavis Vanderloo of Sioux Falls is the state’s latest Dakota Cash jackpot winner.(more)

$58,260 Dakota Cash Jackpot Won - 6/18/2009
A single ticket matched all five numbers to win the $58,260 jackpot. The winning ticket was sold in Sioux Falls(more)

Rural Mission Man Wins 9th Largest Powerball Jackpot - 6/5/2009
Neal Wanless of rural Mission today claimed the 9th largest Powerball jackpot won in the history of the multi-state lottery game.(more)

$232.1 Million Powerball Jackpot Ticket Sold in South Dakota - 5/28/2009
The single jackpot-winning ticket for the May 27 Powerball drawing was sold in Winner, South Dakota. The ticket matched all five white balls and the red Powerball to win the $232.1 million jackpot.(more)

Sioux Falls Man Claims $85,907 Dakota Cash Jackpot - 5/11/2009
Darin Schliemann won the $85,907 prize when he matched all five numbers in the lotto game. Schliemann claimed his prize this morning at the Lottery office in Sioux Falls, making him the third person this year to win the jackpot.(more)

$85,907 Dakota Cash Jackpot Won - 5/7/2009
A single ticket sold in Sioux Falls matched all five numbers in Wednesday night's drawing to win the jackpot.(more)

State Warns of Email Lottery Scam - 4/14/2009
Attorney General Larry Long and Norman Lingle, Executive Director of the South Dakota Lottery are warning the public to be cautious of a new e-mail scam that has surfaced in South Dakota.(more)

Mission Couple Wins $200,000 Powerball Prize - 4/13/2009
Christina and Tom Yellow Boy of Mission stepped forward today to claim the $200,000 Powerball prize they won in the Saturday, April 11th drawing.(more)

$200,000 Powerball Prize Won in South Dakota - 4/12/2009
For the third time this year, a $200,000 Powerball prize has been won in South Dakota.(more)

Webster Man Claims $378,068 Wild Card 2 Jackpot - 3/23/2009
Don Kwasniewski of Webster claimed the $378,068 jackpot he won in the Wild Card 2 multi-state lotto game.(more)

$378,068 Wild Card 2 Jackpot Won in South Dakota - 3/15/2009
A lottery ticket sold in Webster is worth $378,068 after last night’s drawing. The lucky ticket is the single jackpot winner in the multi-state Wild Card 2 lotto game.(more)

$140,740 Dakota Cash Jackpot Won - 3/5/2009
A single ticket matched all five numbers in Wednesday night’s drawing to win the $140,740 Dakota Cash jackpot. The winning ticket was sold in Sioux Falls.(more)

Hartford Couple Claims Dakota Cash Jackpot - 3/5/2009
Jim Mead of Harford is the latest jackpot winner of South Dakota’s own lotto game. Jim and his wife Gladys M. Mead today claimed the $140,740 Dakota Cash jackpot they won in Wednesday night’s drawing.(more)

$200,000 Powerball Prize Won - 2/12/2009
A Powerball ticket sold in Britton was one of three tickets in the nation to match the five white balls, but not the red Powerball, to win $200,000 in Wednesday night’s drawing.(more)

Eden Man Claims $200,000 Powerball Prize - 2/12/2009
James Janisch of Eden today claimed the $200,000 Powerball prize he won in Wednesday night’s drawing.(more)

Custer Couple Claims $200,000 Powerball Prize - 1/20/2009
Roger and Toni Smith of Custer arrived at the Pierre Lottery office this morning to claim the $200,000 Powerball prize they won in last Saturday’s drawing.(more)

$200,000 and $20,000 Powerball Prizes Won in South Dakota - 1/18/2009
Two Powerball tickets sold in South Dakota matched all but one number in Saturday night's drawing, just missing the $163 million jackpot, but still winning sizeable prizes. (more)