Kay County’s active COVID-19 count is 438

January 21, 2021 | Headlines

OKLAHOMA CITY —  The Oklahoma State Department of Health most current COVID-19 total case count is 363,046 across the state.

The state’s death toll is 3,140, an increase of 55. 

  • One in Adair County, one female in the 65 or older age group.
  • Two in Atoka County, two females in the 65 or older age group.
  • One in Caddo County, one male in the 65 or older age group.
  • One in Cherokee County, one female in the 50-64 age group.
  • One in Cleveland County, one female in the 65 or older age group.
  • Three in Comanche County, two females in the 36-49 age group, one male in the 65 or older age group.
  • Four in Custer County, one female in the 50-64 age group, three males in the 65 or older age group.
  • One in Delaware County, one male in the 65 or older age group.
  • One in Garvin County, one male in the 50-64 age group.
  • Two in Grady County, one male in the 50-64 age group, one male in the 65 or older age group.
  • Two in Jefferson County, two males in the 65 or older age group.
  • One in Kingfisher County, one female in the 50-64 age group.
  • One in Lincoln County, one female in the 50-64 age group.
  • One in Marshall County, one female in the 65 or older age group.
  • One in Mayes County, one male in the 50-64 age group.
  • Three in McClain County, two females in the 65 or older age group, one male in the 50-64 age group.
  • Three in Muskogee County, one female in the 65 or older age group, one male in the 50-64 age group, one male in the 65 or older age group.
  • Seven in Oklahoma County, one female in the 50-64 age group, two females in the 65 or older age group, one male in the 50-64 age group, three males in the 65 or older age group.
  • One in Payne County, one female in the 65 or older age group.
  • Four in Pontotoc County, two females in the 65 or older age group, two males in the 65 or older age group.
  • One in Pottawatomie County, one female in the 65 or older age group.
  • One in Stephens County, one female in the 65 or older age group.
  • One in Tillman County, one male in the 65 or older age group.
  • Nine in Tulsa County, two females in the 65 or older age group, seven males in the 65 or older age group.
  • One in Wagoner County, one female in the 50-64 age group.
  • One in Washington County, one male in the 50-64 age group.

Kay County is ranked 14th in the state in the number of deaths reported with 51 which includes 30 Ponca City residents, two of those on the Osage County side. 

Ten Blackwell residents, nine Tonkawa residents, two Newkirk residents and one Kaw City resident. No city was listed for the 17th death. Three of the Tonkawa deaths are contributed to Willow Haven Nursing Home. Ponca City is now ranked 17th in the state among cities in the number of deaths reported with 30.

Noble County has eight reported deaths which includes, four deaths in Perry, including two males in the 65 or older age category; a female in the 65 or older age category; a Billings resident a female resident of Morrison a female in the 65 or older age category, and two Red Rock women both in the 65 or older age category. 

Osage County is ranked 21st in the state with 35 reported deaths, including two Ponca City residents, a male in the 65 or older age category and a female in the 65 or older category.

Grant County has five reported deaths, a female resident of Deer Creek in the 65 or older age category and two Wakita residents including a female in the 65 or older category, a Medford woman in the 65 or older age category and a Lamont resident.

Kay County ranks 19th in the state in the number of cases reports with 4,363. Included in the count are: 538 cases, in Blackwell, 59, are active; Braman, 19 reported cases, three active. Kaw City, 56 reported cases, five active. Newkirk, 362 reported cases, 36 active. Ponca City, 3,214 reported cases, 309 are active. Tonkawa, 295 cases, 26 active.

Some of the Ponca City cases have been reported on the Osage County side and other cases have been reported in rural Kay County. 

As of Jan. 15 OSDH reports that there have been 181 cases reported at Kay County Nursing homes since the beginning of the pandemic, 150 of those are considered recovered and 13 have ended in death. 

Sixty-five of the cases have been reported at Ponca Nursing, 50 recovered and four deaths. Two cases at Shawn Manor, both recovered; 70 cases at Via Christi Village, 61 recovered, three deaths. Two cases at Creekside Village, both recovered. Six at Hillcrest Manor in Blackwell, three recovered and three deaths, and 28 at Willow Haven Nursing Home in Tonkawa, 23 recovered and four deaths. On Dec. 31, Via Christi Village’s update showed six deaths have been recorded at the facility.

Osage County ranks 25th in the state for the number of cases report with 3,795. That number includes 34 reported cases in Burbank, two active. Fairfax has reported 159 cases, 14 active, and Shidler, 54, three active.

Fairfax Manor Nursing Home reports 12 cases, all recovered.  Fairfax reported its first COVID-19 death on Dec. 11, a female in the 50-64 age group.

Noble County’s case count is 1,176 which includes 195 cases in Billings with 10 active. The latest report from OSDH released on Jan. 14 shows that 130 of the cases have been reported at the Billings Fairchild Center, 128 of those are considered recovered. Marland has 48 reported cases, nine active; Morrison, 148 cases, 12 active; Perry, 551 reported cases, 66 active; Red Rock’s case count is 154, 24 active. 

There are 463 reported cases in Grant County which includes 27 total cases in Deer Creek, two active.Lamont, 58 reported cases, six active. Medford 146 reported cases, eight active. Nash 53 reported cases, six active. Pond Creek has 129 cases reported, eight active and 41 cases in Wakita, three active. Deer Creek and Lamont have one reported death and Wakita has two.

In Cowley County 3,204 cases have been reported and 57 deaths.