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508 new COVID-19 cases, 20 deaths and 2,121 new recoveries for Oklahoma on Tuesday


The Oklahoma State Department of Health is reporting 508 new COVID-19 cases on Tuesday, Feb. 16. Oklahoma’s seen 414,780 COVID-19 cases overall as 19,563 cases are active. The number of active cases is 1,633 less than Monday.

Twenty additional virus-related deaths were documented Tuesday to put Oklahoma’s death toll to 4,061.

Kay County saw just one new COVID-19 cases for Tuesday, putting the county at 5,013 COVID-19 cases, 69 deaths and 4,722 recoveries. There are currently 222 active COVID-19 cases for Kay County, which is 15 less than Monday. Data for local Kay County communities is posted below:


Ponca City – 3,673 cases/38 deaths/3,488 recoveries

Blackwell – 633 cases/17 deaths/576 recoveries

Newkirk – 419 cases/3 death/389 recoveries

Tonkawa – 349 cases/13 deaths/329 recoveries

Kaw City – 62 cases/1 death/58 recoveries

Braman – 21 cases/0 deaths/20 recoveries


As for new COVID-19 cases in local counties, there are 13 for Payne, seven for Osage, four each for Garfield and Washington, two for Noble and one each for Grant, Logan and Pawnee. Data for local counties is posted below:


Payne County – 8,238 cases/45 deaths/7,896 recoveries

Garfield County – 7,380 cases/67 deaths/7,008 recoveries

Kay County – 5,013 cases/69 deaths/4,722 recoveries

Washington County – 4,574 cases/80 deaths/4,262 recoveries

Osage County – 4,370 cases/44 deaths/4,142 recoveries

Logan County – 3,843 cases/26 deaths/3,615 recoveries

Pawnee County – 1,682 cases/29 deaths/1,599 recoveries

Noble County – 1,326 cases/10 deaths/1,233 recoveries

Grant County – 524 cases/7 deaths/498 recoveries


OSDH is reporting more recoveries on Tuesday rather than new COVID-19 cases as there are 2,121 new recoveries, putting Oklahoma’s recovery total to 391,156. In order for a recovery to count, the recovered patient must not be deceased or hospitalized and it has been 14 days since their report.

There have been 620,746 doses of the COVID-19 vaccine administered in Oklahoma and that there are 173,423 completed series. The number of prime doses given is 447,323. There have also been 430,750 prime doses allocated and 291,500 boost doses allocated.

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Due to Sunday’s winter weather and more expected Tuesday night going into Wednesday, the Kay County Health Department made the announcement last week that all COVID vaccination PODs in Kay County Feb. 15-18, are cancelled.

Individuals who had appointments for those days will need to reschedule at when appointments are available.

The health department hopes to be able to provide clinics on Friday, Feb. 19th.

Future appointments will continue to be posted on the Vaccine Scheduler Portal available at: