Oklahoma Coronavirus Updates: Third consecutive day with more than 100 new cases of COVID-19

Oklahoma Coronavirus Updates: Third consecutive day with more than 100 new cases of COVID-19

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TULSA, Okla. — There are now 6,907 confirmed cases of coronavirus in Oklahoma.

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Third consecutive day with more than 100 new cases of COVID-19

Update 11:11 a.m. June 4: Oklahoma recorded its third consecutive day with more than 100 new cases of COVID-19.

There were 102 new cases, bringing the statewide total to 6,907.

Three additional deaths were reported. Here’s what we know about them:

  • One of them occurred in the past 24 hours and the others died between May 22-June 2.
  • Two in Tulsa County, one woman in the 36-49 age group and one woman in the 65 and older age group.
  • One in Oklahoma County, a man in the 65 and older age group.

There are 344 total deaths in the state

More than 6,800 cases reported in Oklahoma, two more die

Update 11:09 a.m. June 3: The Oklahoma State Health Department reported 6,805 cumulative confirmed cases of coronavirus in the state.

There are two more deaths, bringing the death toll to 341.

Here’s what we know about the two additional deaths:

  • None occurred in the past 24 hours, all died between May 28 and May 31.
  • One in Adair County, a man in the 65 and older age group.
  • One in Texas County, a man in the 65 and older age group.

Cases spike in Oklahoma, five more people die

Update 11:10 a.m. June 2: Oklahoma’s cumulative coronavirus cases spiked as 119 new cases were reported.

Five more deaths were reported, bringing the statewide death toll to 339.

Here’s what we know about those five reported deaths:

  • None occurred in the past 24 hours, all died between May 11 and May 30.
  • One in Oklahoma County, a man in the 65 and older age group.
  • Three in Tulsa County, two women in the 65 and older age group and one woman in the 50-64 age group.
  • One in Washington County, a woman in the 65 and older age group.

Nearly 5,600 people have recovered from the virus in the state.

Oklahoma cases rise by 67, no new deaths for second day

Update 11:11 a.m. June 1: There are 6,573 confirmed cases of coronavirus in Oklahoma.

There were no more deaths reported for the second consecutive day -- bringing the total to 334.

Update 11:00 a.m. May 31:

There were 88 new cases of coronavirus reported in Oklahoma on Sunday. No new deaths have been reported, according to the Oklahoma State Department of Health.

Update 11:00 a.m. May 30:

  • As of Saturday, there are 6,418 confirmed positive cases of COVID-19 in Oklahoma.
  • There are five additional deaths; none occurred in the past 24 hours, all died between May 23 and May 28.
  • One in Oklahoma County, a female in the 65 and older age group.
  • Three in Tulsa County, two males in the 65 and older age group and one female in the 65 and older age group.
  • One in McCurtain County, a female in the 65 and older age group.

Oklahoma to begin phase 3 of open up and recover safely plan on June 1

Oklahoma will proceed to Phase 3 of the Open Up and Recover Safely plan Monday, June 1, Governor Kevin Stitt announced Friday.

Oklahoma currently has just 708 active COVID-19 cases out of nearly 4 million residents and 5,236 people have already recovered.

Active cases in Oklahoma and Tulsa counties, the state’s two largest, make up less than 0.03% of the population in their respective counties.

Read more about the phase 3 plan here.

Tulsa leaders update local coronavirus situation

Update 12:00 p.m. May 29: The City of Tulsa and Tulsa Health Department held a news conference to update the coronavirus situation in the area.

Three more die, including two in Tulsa County

Update 11:13 a.m. May 29: The Oklahoma State Health Department reported 68 new cases of coronavirus statewide, bringing the total to 6,338 cases.

There were three more deaths reported, bringing the death toll to 329.

Here’s what we know about the people who died:

  • Two of them occurred in the past 24 hours and the other died on May 23.
  • One in Oklahoma County, a woman in the 65 and older age group.
  • Two in Tulsa County, both men in the 65 and older age group.

Four additional deaths reported, new cases drop

Update 11:09 a.m. May 28: There were 41 new cases of coronavirus reported in Oklahoma -- bringing the statewide total to 6,270.

There are four additional deaths reported, bringing the death toll to 326.

Here’s what we know about those four people:

  • One of them occurred in the past 24 hours and the others died between May 22-May 26.
  • One in Oklahoma County, a man in the 65 and older age group.
  • One in Choctaw County, a woman in the 65 and older age group.
  • One in Jackson County, a woman in the 65 and older age group.
  • One in McClain County, a man in the 65 and older age group.

Five die as 92 more virus cases are reported statewide

Update 11:07 a.m. May 27: The number of cumulative cases of COVID-19 in Oklahoma jumped to 6,229.

There were four more deaths reported, bringing the statewide death toll to 322.

Here’s what we know about the people who died:

  • None of them occurred in the past 24 hours all died between March 25-May 25.
  • Two in Tulsa County, one man in the 65 and older age group and one woman in the 65 and older age group.
  • Two in Washington County, both women in the 65 and older age group.

Cases reach 6,137, five more people die

Update 11:19 a.m. May 26: There were 47 more cases of coronavirus reported in Oklahoma and five additional deaths.

There have been 4,823 recoveries from the virus.

Statewide cases near 6,100, daily death rate lower

Update 11:19 a.m. May 25: The Oklahoma State Department of Health reported 53 new cases of coronavirus and two additional deaths.

There have been 6,090 confirmed cases overall and the death toll sits at 313.

Update 11:00 a.m. May 24

There are 77 new cases and no deaths reported Sunday, according to the Oklahoma State Department of Health.

Update 11:00 a.m. May 23

  • As of Saturday, there are 5,960 confirmed positive cases of COVID-19 in Oklahoma.
  • There are four additional deaths; none of them occurred in the past 24 hours and the others died between May 13-May 21.
  • One in Oklahoma County, a male in the 65 and older age group.
  • Three in Tulsa County, one male in the 65 and older age group, one female in the 65 and older age group and one male in the 50-64 age group.
  • There are 311 total deaths in the state.

Statewide cases jump by 169, three more die

Update 11:31 a.m. May 22: The Oklahoma State Department of Health reported 169 new cases of coronavirus, bringing the statewide total to 5,849.

There were three new deaths reported as the death toll in Oklahoma rises to 307.

Here’s what we know about the people who died:

  • One of them occurred in the past 24 hours and the others died between May 17-May 20.
  • One in Oklahoma County, a woman in the 65 and older age group.
  • One in Tulsa County, a man in the 65 and older age group.
  • One in Texas County, a man in the 50-64 age group.

Stitt announces state’s new interim commissioner of health

Update 9:31 a.m. May 22: Gov. Kevin Stitt announced the state’s new interim commissioner of health after the previous commissioner Gary Cox was not approved by the Oklahoma Senate.

Stitt appointed Col. Lance Frye to the position.

Frye is the state’s Air Surgeon for the Oklahoma Air National Guard.

Tulsa leaders hold news conference as Phase 2 of reopening continues

Update 12:00 p.m. May 21: Tulsa Mayor G.T. Bynum and the Tulsa Health Department held a news conference to update the coronavirus situation in the area.

It’s the first news conference held in-person in Tulsa since the pandemic shut down the state.


Jump in daily cases, total nears 5,700

Update 11:17 a.m. May 21: There were 148 new cases of coronavirus reported in Oklahoma in addition to five more deaths.

The state has seen 5,680 cases of the virus and the death toll is now 304.

Here’s what we know about the five additional people reported dead:

  • One of them occurred in the past 24 hours and the others died between May 14-May 19.
  • Three in Oklahoma County, one woman in the 65 and older age group, one male in the 65 and older age group and one man in the 50-64 age group.
  • One in Tulsa County, a man in the 65 and older age group.
  • One in Washington County, a woman in the 65 and older age group.

There have been 4,361 recoveries reported.

Daily case count drops, five more people die in state

Update 11:10 a.m. May 20: The Oklahoma State Department of Health reported 43 new cases of coronavirus in the state -- bringing the cumulative total to 5,532.

There were five more deaths reported, bringing the death toll to 299.

Here’s what we know about the latest deaths:

  • None of them occurred in the past 24 hours and the others died between April 22-May 18.
  • Two in Oklahoma County, both women in the 65 and older age group.
  • Two in Tulsa County, one man in the 65 and older age group and one woman in the 65 and older age group.
  • One in Cleveland County, a woman in the 65 and older age group.

Sen. James Lankford joins FOX23 to talk new stimulus bill

Update 7:08 a.m. May 20: Sen. James Lankford joined FOX23 News This Morning to talk about the chances for a second stimulus bill and the latest coronavirus updates.

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91 new cases in Oklahoma, six more die

Update 11:07 a.m. May 19: There have been 5,489 cases of cumulative cases of coronavirus in Oklahoma.

The 91 new cases were reported Tuesday along with six more deaths.

The state’s death toll from coronavirus is now 294.

Here’s what we know about the six additional deaths:

  • None of them occurred in the past 24 hours and the others died between May 4-May 17
  • Three in Oklahoma County, two women in the 65 and older age group and a man in the 65 and older age group.
  • One in McIntosh County, a man in the 65 and older age group.
  • Two in Washington County, both women in the 65 and older age group

Cumulative cases near 5,400, two consecutive days without deaths reported

Update 11:07 a.m. May 18: The Oklahoma State Department of Health reported 88 new coronavirus cases, bringing the cumulative total to 5,398 statewide.

There were no new deaths reported for the second consecutive day.

There have been 4,008 recoveries.

Business at Tulsa County Courthouse slowly resumes with restrictions

Update 5:55 a.m. May 18: Business at the Tulsa County Courthouse will be underway Monday -- but with some restrictions.

Anyone looking to enter the courthouse must wear a mask.

The plaza entrance on the north side of the building is for court participants only -- attorneys, parties, victims, and witnesses.

Family members will not be allowed inside.

The Denver entrance is for county personnel and citizens doing county business.

No deaths reported Sunday

Update 11:15 a.m. May 17: As of Sunday, there are 73 new cases and no new deaths, according to the Oklahoma State Department of Health.

The statewide death toll remained at 288.

More than 3,900 people have been reported recovered.