8,587 South Dakota players picked up a total of $31,387 in prize money in the October 19-20, 2012 drawings of the state's five lotto games.
Powerball paid out a total of $12,637 in cash to 1,571 lucky South Dakota players. Hot Lotto sizzled for 1,345 people with $7,825 won. Wild Card 2 was a winning pick for 2,992 lucky individuals who pocketed a total of $4,746 in prize money. Dakota Cash made 2,240 players a total of $3,775 richer. And there were 439 Mega Millions winners splitting a total of $2,404 in winnings.