Powerball Jackpot up to 700-million

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Millions took a shot at this weeks sky high Powerball jackpot . The national Powerball jackpot is at 700-million dollars...the 2nd highest jackpot of all time.

It's the second highest jackpot since January of 2016.

"Well you never know right? I could be a millionaire."

Last Saturday over 250-thousand South Dakotans bought poweball tickets and today the sales are even higher.

"Just because it is so exiting to be a part of something bigger than ourselves. It's a nation wide lottery and I think its really exciting to say that I at least played."

And South Dakotans do have a chance ... throughout lottery history ... 3 South Dakotans have stuck it rich ... but what would folks around here do with that sort of cash?

"Well there's the usual family, donate, all of that, but I would probably set up a charity for families affected by autism."

Some have big dreams

"I would want to buy a spaceship when I grow up."

and some are thinking to the future.

"I would go to Washington and keep going to school, that's what I would do. I would save it for college."

And some only think of others.

"I would buy a plane ticket for my family to come to me then I would get one to go back to my family."

But chances are one in several billion but it's always nice to dream.

"That's a lot of money, I would probably buy my mom a Rolls-Royce or something like that first and buy my mom a nice huge house and probably give back to the community."