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COVID-19 Update, Sept. 28

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COVID-19 vial (copy)

COVID-19 test data is stored in these vials.

On Tuesday, the Oklahoma State Department of Health’s COVID-19 dashboard reported 336 active cases in Payne County with 279 of those cases coming from Stillwater. The updated numbers represent a decrease in active cases from yesterday.

The dashboard reported a COVID-19 related death in Stillwater of someone in the 65 and older age group yesterday. 

The dashboard also reported a decrease at the state level showing an active case total of 13,244 across the state of Oklahoma. 11 additional deaths were reported from yesterday. 

The University COVID-19 dashboard reported 238 active cases on campus as of Sunday, which marks a decrease from the 294 cases reported last week. 

25 people are reported to be in quarantine housing on campus. 

The Student Guidance section of the OSU Cowboys Coming Back Plan asks students to perform a self-screening every day before coming to class in person. Students should check for symptoms including fever, cough, shortness of breath, chills, and muscle aches.