COVID-19 REPORT: The Oklahoma State Department of Health is reporting 259 new positive COVID-19 cases as of today, June 17. This brings the overall amount of cases to 8,904 with 2,006 cases active.
Locally, Kay County has one new case, Osage and Noble counties both have two new cases and Payne County is up to 156 cases.
Only one virus-related death was reported Wednesday. It was an Oklahoma County female in the 65 or older age group. The death did not occur in the last 24 hours. The death toll is at 364.
133 more Oklahomans have recovered from COVID-19, putting the state’s recovery total at 6,898.
TOTAL OF CASES PER LOCAL COUNTIES:
Payne County – 156 cases/1 death/51 recoveries
Osage County – 116 cases/8 deaths/97 recoveries
Kay County – 70 cases/7 deaths/50 recoveries
Garfield County – 51 cases/1 death/28 recoveries
Pawnee County – 41 cases/2 deaths/33 recoveries
Grant County – 2 cases/no deaths/2 recoveries