west nile virus

Douglas County has its first confirmed West Nile Virus case of the season.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Health officials in Nebraska's largest county say a 75-year-old man infected with the West Nile virus is their first case this year.

There are now 29 reported cases of West Nile Virus in Nebraska, including four in Douglas County.

A Douglas County man in his mid 60s has died after contracting West Nile Virus.