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422 new COVID-19 cases for Oklahoma on Tuesday


The Oklahoma State Department of Health documented 422 new COVID-19 cases Tuesday.

According to the situation report
, Oklahoma’s seen 635,865 COVID-19 cases since early 2020. A total of 7,738 cases are active, which is more than 700 less than Monday. The new cases 7 day average is 1,082. The CDC provisional death count is 10,825.


According to the latest data from Wednesday, October 13, Kay County has seen an overall total of 7,044 COVID-19 cases, 148 deaths and 6,726 recoveries. Kay County has 170 active COVID-19 cases.


If you’re needing to get tested for COVID-19, the Kay County Health Department has COVID-19 testing available by appointment only at the Ponca City clinic on Mondays, Wednesdays and Thursdays. Make an appointment by calling 580-762-1641. COVID-19 testing is NOT available at the Blackwell clinic.


Data for Kay County communities is posted below:


PONCA CITY – 5,102 COVID-19 cases/98 deaths/4,885 recoveries

BLACKWELL – 918 COVID-19 cases/32 deaths/866 recoveries

NEWKIRK – 583 COVID-19 cases/8 deaths/564 recoveries

TONKAWA – 505 COVID-19 cases/16 deaths/471 recoveries

KAW CITY – 99 COVID-19 cases/3 deaths/91 recoveries

BRAMAN – 42 COVID-19 cases/1 death/39 recoveries


As for the COVID-19 vaccine, a total of 4,282,557 doses have been administered. This includes 2,277,699 Oklahomans receiving at least one dose and 1,922,364 Oklahomans that are fully vaccinated.


Register online to receive a notification when you’re eligible to schedule a COVID-19 vaccine appointment at, or locate other vaccine opportunities at


Third doses of the COVID-19 vaccine are available at the Kay County Health Department. Click here to learn more.