Minnesota News Briefs: Dayton signs Decker Memorial Highway bill
ST. PAUL - Governor Dayton is scheduled to sign a bill this afternoon that renames part of Highway 23 after slain Cold Spring Police Officer Tom Decker.
Officer Decker was gunned down last November while responding to a call, and his murder remains unsolved. A section of roadway between Cold Spring and Richmond will be renamed the "Tom Decker Memorial Highway." Members of Decker's family are expected at today's signing ceremony.