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New COVID-19-related death reported for Kay County on Tuesday


The Oklahoma State Department of Health is reporting 1,364 new positive COVID-19 cases for Tuesday, Oct. 6. Oklahoma’s seen an overall total of 93,346 COVID-19 cases as 13,061 cases are active.

Out of the 11 new virus-related deaths reported Tuesday, one of those was a Kay County female in the 50-64 age group. This makes the 15th virus-related death for Kay County, and 12th  for the Ponca City area. Oklahoma’s death toll is now at 1,066.

Kay County also has 22 new COVID-19 cases for Tuesday, putting the county’s overall numbers to 708 cases, 15 deaths and 553 recoveries. As for the active cases in the county, there are 117 for Ponca City, 14 for Newkirk, seven each for Blackwell and Tonkawa and six for Kaw City.

As for new cases in local counties, there are 66 for Garfield, 28 for Osage, 24 for Payne, 17 for Logan, eight for Washington, two for Pawnee and one for Noble.


Payne County – 2,460 cases/7 deaths/2,149 recoveries

Garfield County – 1,908 cases/22 deaths/1,519 recoveries

Osage County – 1,168 cases/13 deaths/811 recoveries

Washington County – 1,049 cases/41 deaths/933 recoveries

Kay County – 708 cases/15 deaths/553 recoveries

Logan County – 586 cases/2 deaths/444 recoveries

Pawnee County – 266 cases/4 deaths/244 recoveries

Noble County – 162 cases/3 deaths/143 recoveries

Grant County – 55 cases/1 death/44 recoveries


OSDH is also reporting 1,064 new recoveries for Tuesday, putting Oklahoma’s recovery total to 79,219. 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.

Officials report that as of Tuesday, 1,186,715 test results have returned negative. There have been 6,816 total hospitalizations as 699 people are currently hospitalized.

You can check out the latest COVID-19 data and graphs for Oklahoma when you visit

If you wish to get tested for COVID-19, you can schedule an appointment with local offices listed below.



Garfield County Health Department

2501 S. Mercer, Enid, OK

Contact: (580)233-0650


Grant County Health Department

115 North Main, Medford, OK

Contact: (580)395-2506


Kay County Health Department

433 Fairview Ave., Ponca City, OK

Contact: (580)762-1641


Logan County Health Department

215 Fairgrounds Rd., Suite A, Guthrie, OK

Contact: (405)282-3845


Noble County Health Department

300 Fir St., Perry, OK

Contact: (580)336-2257


Osage County Health Department

1115 SE 15th St., Pawhuska, OK

Contact: (918)287-3740


Pawnee County Health Department

639 Seventh St., Pawnee, OK

Contact: (918) 762-3643


1390 West Cherokee, Cleveland, OK

Contact: (918) 358-2546


Payne County Health Department

1321 West 7th, Stillwater, OK

Contact: (405) 372-8200


1026 N. Linwood, Cushing, OK

Contact: (918) 225-3377


Washington County Health Department

5121 S.E. Jacquelyn Lane, Bartlesville, OK

Contact: (918) 335-3005