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One new virus-related death for Kay County, 2,946 new COVID-19 cases statewide


The Oklahoma State Department of Health is reporting 2,946 new positive COVID-19 cases for Friday. Oklahoma’s seen 365,992 COVID-19 cases overall as 32,327 cases are active.

OSDH reports 47 new virus-related deaths. This includes a Kay County woman from Blackwell in the 65 or older age group, making it the 52nd virus-related death for the county. Other local deaths include two women and one male all from Logan County in the 65 or older age group. Another death was reported for a Washington County female in the 65 or older age group. It’s unknown as to whether or not any of the deaths occurred in the last 24 hours.

Kay County also saw 74 new COVID-19 cases, putting the county at 4,437 COVID-19 cases overall, 52 deaths and 3,934 recoveries. Data for Kay County communities is posted below:


Ponca City – 3,272 cases/30 deaths/2,912 recoveries

Blackwell – 547 cases/11 deaths/478 recoveries

Newkirk – 369 cases/2 death/325 recoveries

Tonkawa – 298 cases/9 deaths/266 recoveries

Kaw City – 57 cases/1 death/50 recoveries

Braman – 19 cases/0 deaths/16 recoveries


As for new COVID-19 cases on Friday in local counties, there are 91 for Payne, 35 each for Osage and Washington, 28 for Logan, 27 for Garfield, 15 for Noble, nine for Pawnee and five for Grant. Data for local counties is posted below:


Payne County – 7,395 cases/38 deaths/6,789 recoveries

Garfield County – 6,474 cases/55 deaths/6,008 recoveries

Kay County – 4,437 cases/52 deaths/3,934 recoveries

Washington County – 3,944 cases/70 deaths/3,492 recoveries

Osage County – 3,830 cases/35 deaths/3,450 recoveries

Logan County – 3,402 cases/20 deaths/3,006 recoveries

Pawnee County – 1,388 cases/18 deaths/1,231 recoveries

Noble County – 1,191 cases/8 deaths/1,079 recoveries

Grant County – 468 cases/5 deaths/431 recoveries


OSDH is also reporting 3,343 new recoveries for Friday, putting Oklahoma’s recovery total to 330,478. 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.

The latest report shows there have been 278,151 doses of the COVID-19 vaccine administered in Oklahoma and that there are 35,822 completed series. The number of prime doses given is 242,329. There have also been 315,875 prime doses allocated and 174,900 boost doses allocated.

Health officials report that as of Friday, there have been 2,674,361 total negative test results, 20,692 hospitalizations and 1,634 people currently hospitalized due to COVID-19. There are 438 patients in ICU.

See complete COVID-19 data for Oklahoma by visiting