Dayton Becomes First Time Grandfather 29 Mar 13

Governor Dayton is a grandfather for the first time. Dayton announced Thursday that his son Eric and daughter-in-law Cory are parents of a newborn son. Hugo Benjamin Dayton was born at 12:57pm Wednesday and weighed in at 7-pounds, 10-ounces. The 66-year-old governor says that the baby is healthy and that the mother is doing very well. Eric and Dayton’s other son, Andrew Dayton, are co-owners of the Bachelor Farmer restaurant and a men’s clothing store in Minneapolis.