flu Flu widespread in Nebraska By Katie Knapp Schubert • Jan 5, 2015 Three people have died from flu-related illness in Nebraska, and state health officials say the virus is widespread. Two confirmed flu cases in Douglas County By Katie Knapp Schubert • Oct 15, 2014 Two cases of the flu have been confirmed in Douglas County. State agency reports flu death of Iowa child By Associated Press • Jan 14, 2014 DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Officials have reported the flu death of an otherwise healthy Iowa child. First confirmed flu case in Douglas County By Katie Knapp Schubert • Oct 22, 2013 Douglas County has its first confirmed flu case of the season. Two flu deaths in Nebraska this season By Katie Knapp Schubert • Jan 9, 2013 The flu is now widespread in Nebraska, according to the Department of Health and Human Services. 13 cases of flu reported in Douglas County By Cheril Lee • Nov 13, 2012 The Douglas County Health Department is encouraging everyone to get a flu shot.