LaVern Barta of Huron on October 2, 2012 claimed his $20,000 Dakota Cash jackpot from the September 29, 2012 drawing.
Barta purchased his winning Quick Pick ticket at Freedom Valu Center at 1903 Dakota Avenue South in Huron. The store will receive a $1,000 bonus for the sale. Barta is a frequent customer.
"I usually buy my lotto tickets there. Twice a week, for Dakota Cash and Powerball," he said.
Dakota Cash is played and won only in South Dakota; the odds of winning the jackpot playing the game are 1:324,632. The jackpot currently sits at $20,000 for the next drawing on Wednesday, October 3, 2012.