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Over 1,400 new COVID-19 cases reported for Oklahoma on Wednesday


The Oklahoma State Department of Health reported 1,474 new COVID-19 cases in their situation update for Wednesday, July 28.


Oklahoma’s seen 477,052 COVID-19 cases overall as 9,762 cases are active. The 7-day rolling average of new cases is 1,236. The provisional death count as of Wednesday is now at 8,713.


Kay County has seen an overall total of 5,475 COVID-19 cases, 128 deaths and 5,271 recoveries. Therefor, Kay County has 76 active COVID-19 cases.


Data for Kay County communities is posted below:


PONCA CITY – 4,006 COVID-19 cases/84 deaths/3,865 recoveries

BLACKWELL – 699 COVID-19 cases/28 deaths/663 recoveries

NEWKIRK – 458 COVID-19 cases/6 deaths/446 recoveries

TONKAWA – 382 COVID-19 cases/15 deaths/366 recoveries

KAW CITY – 67 COVID-19 cases/3 deaths/61 recoveries

BRAMAN – 25 COVID-19 cases/1 death/24 recoveries


This week, 63 Oklahoma counties are in the “orange” risk level, 12 are in the “yellow” risk level, and 2 are in the “green” risk level for the COVID-19 Risk Level System. Kay and its bordering counties are in the orange as of July 27. OSDH continues to monitor closely the statewide hospitalization trends for COVID-19.


The COVID-19 Risk Level System will be updated every Wednesday in the Situation Update at 11:00 a.m. This week’s map can be seen in this update below the test results chart.


As OSDH continues to meet with stakeholders across the state, the COVID-19 Alert Map is subject to further revisions as science and public health guidance advances with the ongoing pandemic..


Posted below is more data from the situation update.


Cases (ICU)
Region 1 (NW)13 (8)
Region 2 (NE)66 (18)
Region 3 (SW)38 (12)
Region 4 (EC)37 (15)
Region 5 (SE)34 (7)
Region 6 (Central)35 (9)
Region 7 (Tulsa)252 (90)
Region 8 (OKC)132 (32)
Total607* (191)


Focus Facilities14 (5)
Rehabilitation Facilities0 (0)
Tribal Facilities18 (7)
Other Facilities Total32 (12)






As for vaccinations, 3,422,699 doses have been administered. There are 1,869,510 Oklahomans that have received the first dose and 1,582,479 Oklahomans are fully vaccinated. If you wish to get vaccinated, go to