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OSDH reports 1,374 new COVID-19 cases for the weekend


The Oklahoma State Department of Health documented 1,374 new COVID-19 cases For Saturday and Sunday. This includes 706 cases Saturday and 668 cases Sunday. No new cases were reported Monday due to a system change.

According to the situation report
, Oklahoma’s seen 645,352 COVID-19 cases since early 2020. A total of 6,427 cases are active. The new cases 7 day average is 680. The CDC provisional death count is 11,384.


According to the latest data from Wednesday, October 27, Kay County has seen an overall total of 7,280 COVID-19 cases, 164 deaths and 6,950 recoveries. Kay County has 166 active COVID-19 cases.


If you’re needing to get tested for COVID-19, the Kay County Health Department has COVID-19 testing available by appointment only at the Ponca City clinic on Mondays, Wednesdays and Thursdays. Make an appointment by calling 580-762-1641. COVID-19 testing is NOT available at the Blackwell clinic.


Data for Kay County communities is posted below:


PONCA CITY – 5,271 COVID-19 cases/105 deaths/5,045 recoveries

BLACKWELL – 937 COVID-19 cases/39 deaths/889 recoveries

NEWKIRK – 604 COVID-19 cases/9 deaths/576 recoveries

TONKAWA – 528 COVID-19 cases/18 deaths/493 recoveries

KAW CITY – 104 COVID-19 cases/3 deaths/97 recoveries

BRAMAN – 46 COVID-19 cases/2 death/43 recoveries


As for the COVID-19 vaccine, a total of 4,405,452 doses have been administered. This includes 2,329,449 Oklahomans receiving at least one dose and 1,965,685 Oklahomans that are fully vaccinated.


Register online to receive a notification when you’re eligible to schedule a COVID-19 vaccine appointment at, or locate other vaccine opportunities at


Third doses of the COVID-19 vaccine are available at the Kay County Health Department. Click here to learn more.