The State Health Department’s daily report indicates Stephens County has added another COVID-19 death to the running count as of Friday, Jan. 8.

Data released by the Oklahoma State Department of Health (OSDH) shows the new death makes 26 in the county so far throughout the duration of the COVID-19 pandemic. Duncan reported the new death, which was one male in the 65 or older age group, according to OSDH.

On Friday, Stephens County continued to show an increase in active COVID-19 cases. OSDH reported data which showed 3,419 positive cases, 26 deaths and 2,876 recoveries, leaving 517 active cases.

Stats show Duncan, since reporting on a new death, has had 2,129 of those confirmed COVID-19 cases in the county along with 1,789 recoveries and 17 deaths, which leaves 323 active cases in the city.

Comanche has had 388 confirmed COVID-19 cases, of which four have died and 302 have recovered, leaving 82 active cases.

Marlow, however, has had 765 confirmed cases of COVID-19, of which four have died and 667 have recovered, leaving 94 active cases.

Velma has reported 87 confirmed cases, of which one has died and 75 have recovered, leaving 11 active cases in the town.

Loco has had 40 cases, of which 36 have recovered, leaving four active cases in the town.

Bray has had one total COVID-19 case, with one recovery, leaving the town of Bray fully recovered.

According to statistics released Friday from the Oklahoma Department of Health (OSDH), all 76 Oklahoma counties remain in the “orange" risk level and one county is in the "yellow" risk level for the COVID-19 Alert System.

On the state level, there have been 320,586 cases of COVID-19 in Oklahoma, of which 280,430 have recovered and 37,453 are active and the seven day rolling average is 3,504 for new cases reported.

There have been 2,703 deaths, with the count increasing by 31 since Thursday's report. The associated demographics include:

• One in Choctaw County, one male in the 65 or older age group.

• Four in Comanche County, three males in the 50-64 age group, one male in the 65 or older age

group.

• One in Creek County, one male in the 50-64 age group.

• One in Custer County, one male in the 65 or older age group.

• One in Kay County, one male in the 65 or older age group.

• One in Latimer County, one male in the 65 or older age group.

• One in Le Flore County, one male in the 65 or older age group.

• One in Lincoln County, one male in the 65 or older age group.

• Two in Logan County, one female in the 18-35 age group, one male in the 65 or older age group.

• One in McClain County, one male in the 65 or older age group.

• One in Murray County, one male in the 65 or older age group.

• Two in Oklahoma County, one male in the 50-64 age group, one male in the 65 or older age group.

• One in Osage County, one male in the 50-64 age group.

• One in Pawnee County, one female in the 65 or older age group.

• One in Rogers County, one female in the 65 or older age group.

• One in Sequoyah County, one female in the 50-64 age group.

• One in Stephens County, one male in the 65 or older age group.

• One in Texas County, one female in the 65 or older age group.

• Seven in Tulsa County, two females in the 36-49 age group, one female in the 50-64 age group, two

males in the 50-64 age group, two males in the 65 or older age group.

• One in Washington County, one male in the 65 or older age group.

On the national level, Johns Hopkins reported as of Thursday, Jan. 7, the country has had 21,574,043 confirmed COVID-19 cases, of which 365,208 have died. Day over day, confirmed cases increased by 274,703 or 1.3% while deaths increased by 4,085 or 1.1%.

Additional hospitalization data can be found in the Hospital Tiers report, published evenings Monday through Friday.

For more information, visit https://oklahoma.gov/covid19.html.

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