Minn. Officials: Emerald Ash Borer Spreads in Metro

Updated: 02/01/2013 5:57 PM KSTP.com By: Cassie Hart

The Minnesota Department of Agriculture confirms the spread of the Emerald Ash Borer in Minneapolis and Saint Paul.

The species is now in Lakewood Cemetery right next to Lake Calhoun.

EAB was also found at Lexington Parkway at Jessamine Avenue as well as Pig's Eye Lake Road near the Saint Paul Airport.

Experts believe all these latest trees have been infested for the last three years.