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OSDH reporting 71 new COVID-19 cases Tuesday


The Oklahoma State Department of Health is reporting 71 new COVID-19 cases for the state on Tuesday. Oklahoma’s seen an overall total of 451,349 COVID-19 cases. One death was reported Tuesday to put the death toll at 8,380.

There are 1,261 active COVID-19 cases in the state and Kay County has nine active cases. OSDH reports that the state has seen 26,150 hospitalizations overall.

Data for counties will be updated Wednesday, May 19.

Data for Kay County communities is posted below:


PONCA CITY – 3,896 COVID-19 cases/81 deaths/3,807 recoveries

BLACKWELL – 682 COVID-19 cases/27 deaths/655 recoveries

NEWKIRK – 439 COVID-19 cases/6 deaths/433 recoveries

TONKAWA – 375 COVID-19 cases/15 deaths/359 recoveries

KAW CITY – 64 COVID-19 cases/3 deaths/61 recoveries

BRAMAN – 24 COVID-19 cases/1 death/23 recoveries



Posted below is data for local counties outside of Kay County:


PAYNE – 8,671 COVID-19 cases/72 deaths/8,582 recoveries

GARFIELD – 7,802 COVID-19 cases/130 deaths/7,660 recoveries

OSAGE – 4,748 COVID-19 cases/72 deaths/4,618 recoveries

PAWNEE – 1,785 COVID-19 cases/50 deaths/1,730 recoveries

NOBLE – 1,380 COVID-19 cases/19 deaths/1,359 recoveries

GRANT – 549 COVID-19 cases/6 deaths/543 recoveries


Learn more about COVID-19 in Oklahoma by going to


OSDH also reports that as of Wednesday, May 12, there have been 2,796,112 doses of the COVID-19 vaccine administered. This includes 1,248,187 prime doses given and 1,564,846 completed series. This data will be updated later today. All Oklahomans ages 12 and older can receive the vaccine. Learn more by going to