A $40,553 Dakota Cash jackpot winner is among the 9,400 South Dakota players sharing in a total of $76,924 in winnings from the January 24-25, 2012 drawings of the state's five lotto games.
There were 2,649 Dakota Cash winners in all, sharing in a total of $44,311 in prize money. Powerball paid out a total of $17,172 to 2,314 lucky players. Wild Card 2 was the way to win for 3,019 people who are splitting a total of $5,957 in winnings. Hot Lotto made 957 South Dakota players a total of $5,499 richer. And there were 461 Mega Millions winners sharing in a total of $3,985 in cash prizes.