A $30,000 Mega Millions winner is among the 9,368 South Dakota players sharing in a total of $67,469 in prize money from the February 17-18, 2012 drawings of the state's five lotto games.
There were 485 Mega Millions winners in all with a total of $34,784 won. Powerball paid out a total of $14,903 in cash to 2,023 lucky people. Hot Lotto made 1,240 players in the state a total of $7,434 richer. Wild Card 2 paid out a total of $6,472 to 2,898 South Dakota players. And there were 2,722 Dakota Cash winners splitting a total of $3,876 in prize money.