Nebraska COVID-19 death toll now at 18

Staff Writer
Syracuse Journal-Democrat

Three Rivers Public Health Department ( reported the first COVID-19 related death in Washington County Monday,April 13,  that of a man in his 90s with underlying health conditions. That brings the state's COVID-19 death toll to 18, according to the Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS).

The April 13 state case total, as of 6:30 pm Central Daylight Time, is 871. DHHS launched a new data dashboard that updates the state's COVID-19 case totals daily. You can find it at