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Over 1,100 COVID-19 cases for Oklahoma on Thursday


The Oklahoma State Department of Health documented 1,148 new COVID-19 cases Thursday.

According to the situation report
, Oklahoma’s seen 637,908 COVID-19 cases since early 2020. A total of 7,412 cases are active. The new cases 7 day average is 1,031. The CDC provisional death count is 11,068.


According to the latest data from Wednesday, October 20, Kay County has seen an overall total of 7,166 COVID-19 cases, 164 deaths and 6,855 recoveries. Kay County has 147 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 – 5,189 COVID-19 cases/105 deaths/4,975 recoveries

BLACKWELL – 929 COVID-19 cases/39 deaths/883 recoveries

NEWKIRK – 590 COVID-19 cases/9 deaths/570 recoveries

TONKAWA – 516 COVID-19 cases/18 deaths/484 recoveries

KAW CITY – 102 COVID-19 cases/3 deaths/93 recoveries

BRAMAN – 45 COVID-19 cases/2 death/41 recoveries


As for the COVID-19 vaccine, a total of 4,344,486 doses have been administered. This includes 2,298,461 Oklahomans receiving at least one dose and 1,942,273 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.