DOUGLAS COUNTY, Neb. (WOWT) -- Health officials say Douglas County has recorded its first official flu death of the season.
Nebraska is experiencing a high activity level in flu-like illness so far this season.
The Douglas County Health Department says a woman over the age of 65 died earlier in December.
She had experienced flu-like symptoms and authorities have now confirmed it was the flu.
The Health Department plans to update the status of this year's flu cases on Monday afternoon.