Don and Sandy Conrad of Grand Rapids, MN have claimed the $2.61 million Hot Lotto jackpot from the January 14, 2012 drawing. Sandy Conrad purchased the winning ticket at River Road Market in Grand Rapids; the store will receive a $10,000 bonus for the sale. Having chosen the lump sum cash option, the couple will take home about $1.98 million before taxes.
The odds of winning the jackpot playing Hot Lotto are 1:10,939,383. The jackpot currently sits at $1 million for the next drawing on Saturday, January 21, 2011.