The Oklahoma State Department of health released daily information on Monday saying that 72 more Oklahomans have tested positive for COVID-19, bringing Oklahoma’s overall total of COVID-19 cases to 4,044.
However, while the number of cases went up once again on Monday, no deaths from COVID-19 have been reported for Oklahoma since Saturday. The death toll remains at 238.
While there have been 4,044 cases confirmed since testing started, 2,682 of those have since recovered. A total of 47 more recoveries were reported Monday.
For COVID-19 cases across north central Oklahoma,Kay, Osage, Garfield, Grant, Noble, Payne and Pawnee counties all remain the same. You can see a graph below with details per county.
LOCAL COUNTY RESULTS
OSAGE – 78 COVID-19 cases/8 deaths/57 recoveries
KAY – 47 COVID-19 cases/7 deaths/38 recoveries
PAYNE – 44 COVID-19 cases/1 death/39 recoveries
PAWNEE – 29 COVID-19 cases/2 deaths/21 recoveries
GARFIELD – 19 COVID-19 cases/1 death/8 recoveries
LOGAN – 16 COVID-19 cases/1 death/12 recoveries
NOBLE – 6 COVID-19 cases/No deaths/5 recoveries
GRANT – 2 COVID-19 cases/No deaths/2 recoveries
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has added six new COVID-19 symptoms to its list that people should be aware: chills, repeated shaking with chills, muscle pain, headache, sore throat and new loss of taste or smell. These symptoms may appear 2–14 days after exposure to the virus. The main symptoms of COVID-19 remain coughing and shortness of breath or difficulty breathing.
If you wish to schedule a curbside COVID-19 testing appointment with the Kay County Health Department in Ponca City, please call (580) 762-1641