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Covid-19 Update, Nov. 9

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COVID-19 vial (copy)

COVID-19 test data is stored in these vials.

On Monday, the Oklahoma State Department of Health’s COVID-19 dashboard reported 396 active cases in Payne County with 271 coming from Stillwater. No additional deaths were reported from yesterday.

At the state level, the dashboard reported an increase in active cases to a new total of 20,129 with 6 additional deaths from yesterday. This brings the death toll to 1,444 over the course of the pandemic in Oklahoma.

To prevent the spread of COVID-19 and promote public health, the CDC website recommends frequent handwashing, social distancing of at least six feet, and the use of masks. According to the CDC website, COVID-19 can spread even before symptoms show up, so caution is always advised.