Three South Dakotans have won the Powerball jackpot (so far). Since Powerball started in South Dakota in April 1992, only three residents have won the jackpot, according to South Dakota Lottery public relations director Kelly Thompson. The most recent winner was Neal Wanless from Mission in 2009.
Can you remain anonymous if you win the lottery in South Dakota?
You can remain anonymous on any amount won from a scratch ticket game. Jackpots for online games are required to be public knowledge.
Who won the lottery in South Dakota?
Top 10 Jackpots
|Neal Wanless||Mission, SD||$232,100,000|
|Barb and Jim Powers||Rapid City, SD||$2,000,000|
|Lynda and Pete Blesi||Sioux Falls, SD||$614,181|
|Patricia Nerison||Sisseton, SD||$594,260|
What states have never had a Powerball winner?
The states that have not yet had a winner are Maine, North Dakota, Vermont, and Wyoming. On the flip side, some states have had multiple jackpot winners. Indiana has been home to the most Powerball winners. With 39 winners, this represents over 10% of all jackpot winners.
Does South Dakota tax lottery winnings?
The lottery is required by the IRS to withhold 24% from prizes of more than $5000. … The state of South Dakota does not tax lottery winnings.
What scratch offs are the best to buy?
Top 10 Nationwide $10 Scratch Off Odds
|Rank||Game Name||Overall Odds|
|1||Xtreme Winnings||1 in 2.39|
|2||Jumbo Jumbo Bucks||1 in 2.56|
|3||Jumbo Jumbo Bucks||1 in 2.56|
|4||Silverado||1 in 2.74|
Does South Dakota have lotto?
After voters approved amending the state’s constitution to allow a lottery, the South Dakota Lottery launched in 1987. … Today, players can pick from the multi-state games of Lucky for Life, Powerball, Lotto America, and Mega Millions. The South Dakota Lottery also offers its own jackpot game, Dakota Cash.
Where was the winning Dakota Cash ticket sold?
The winning ticket was purchased at Carlson’s Northside Service, located at 320 Dakota North in Huron. The winning numbers were 10, 16, 24, 27 and 34, and the odds of hitting the jackpot were 1:324,632.
Does South Dakota have lottery?
The lottery games offered by South Dakota (SD) include: Dakota Cash (5/35 game), Lucky for Life (5/48 + 1/18 game), Powerball (5/69 + 1/26 game), Mega Millions (5/70 + 1/25 game), Lotto America (5/52 + 1/10 game).
What state has the most scratch off winners?
Sales of lotteries in the U.S. 2020, by state
The state with the largest lottery sales in 2020 was New York, generating approximately 9.74 billion U.S. dollars. This was followed by Florida and Texas, with lottery sales amounting to 7.5 billion and 6.7 billion U.S. dollars, respectively.
Is Powerball drawn tonight?
Powerball drawings are held every Wednesday and Saturday at 10:59 p.m. ET.