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Sioux Falls man claims $20,000 Mega Millions lottery prize; jackpot sitting at $206 million


SIOUX FALLS, South Dakota — A Sioux Falls man has claimed a $20,000 lottery prize.

John Steinhaus won the money in last Friday's Mega Millions drawing. He won the game's third prize of $5,000 and also had purchased an option for an additional dollar that quadrupled the amount.

The odds of winning the third prize are 1 in about 740,000.

Mega Millions is played in 44 states, the District of Columbia and the U.S. Virgin Islands. The jackpot is at $206 million.

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