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818 COVID-19 cases and 826 recoveries reported by OSDH Wednesday


The Oklahoma State Department of Health is reporting 818 new positive COVID-19 cases for Wednesday. Oklahoma’s seen 430,250 COVID-19 cases since the pandemic started. There are 11,629 active COVID-19 cases which is eight less than Tuesday.

OSDH is reporting that the death toll is currently at 4,701 and the provisional CDC death toll is 7,344.

Kay County saw three new COVID-19 cases and nine recoveries for Wednesday, putting the county’s overall stats to 5,107 COVID-19 cases, 83 deaths and 4,889 recoveries. Kay County currently has 135 active COVID-19 cases, which is eight less than Tuesday. Data for local communities is posted below:


Ponca City – 3,738 cases/47 deaths/3,594 recoveries

Blackwell – 647 cases/19 deaths/605 recoveries

Newkirk – 429 cases/3 death/412 recoveries

Tonkawa – 357 cases/15 deaths/336 recoveries

Kaw City – 62 cases/1 death/61 recoveries

Braman – 22 cases/1 death/20 recoveries


As for new cases in local counties, there 12 for Garfield, 11 for Logan, nine for Payne, eight for Washington, four for Pawnee, two for Osage and one for Grant . There are no new COVID-19 cases for Noble County. Data for local counties is posted below:


Payne County – 8,461 cases/49 deaths/8,226 recoveries

Garfield County – 7,633 cases/82 deaths/7,378 recoveries

Kay County – 5,107 cases/83 deaths/4,889 recoveries

Washington County – 4,906 cases/91 deaths/4,695 recoveries

Osage County – 4,519 cases/56 deaths/4,372 recoveries

Logan County – 4,031 cases/31 deaths/3,853 recoveries

Pawnee County – 1,735 cases/33 deaths/1,648 recoveries

Noble County – 1,358 cases/14 deaths/1,295 recoveries

Grant County – 541 cases/7 deaths/527 recoveries


OSDH is reporting 826 new recoveries for Wednesday. Oklahoma’s recovery total is now at 413,920. 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 1,007,817 doses of the COVID-19 vaccine administered in Oklahoma and that there are 368,851 completed series. The number of prime doses given is 638,966. There have also been 649,525 prime doses allocated and 540,985 boost doses allocated.

See complete COVID-19 data for Oklahoma by visiting


The Kay County Health Department announced early Tuesday morning that at this time, they have appointments available on the portal today, March 9, for individuals in the Phase 1, 2 and 3 priority groups.

You can register for your COVID-19 vaccination at

As of Tuesday, the Oklahoma State Department of Health announced that individuals in Phase 3 can schedule a vaccination appointment. Phase 3 priority groups include teachers, students(age 18 and older), residents and administrative staff in educational settings outside PreK-12. Also included are individuals working in a critical infrastructure at high risk of exposure to COVID-19.

Click here to view the list of essential industries and learn if you’re eligible.