A $10,000 Mega Millions winner is among the 10,486 players sharing in a total of $49,144 in prize money from the December 30-31, 2011 drawings of South Dakota's five lotto games.
There were 390 Mega Millions winners in all, splitting a total of $13,380 in cash. Powerball paid out a total of $17,925 to 2,338 South Dakota players. Hot Lotto sizzled for 1,446 people to the tune of $7,924 in total winnings. Wild Card 2 was the way to win for 3,410 lucky people who pocketed a total of $5,469. And Dakota Cash paid out a total of $4,446 in prize money to 2,902 winners.