(St. Paul, MN) The Minnesota Department of Health Thursday reported 175 additional cases of COVID-19 and 7 more deaths. That brings the state’s death toll to 7484 since the start of the pandemic and the case count is now at 603,305. Of that number 594,204 have recovered. As of Monday the state reported that 2,972,489 people have received at least 1 dose of the COVID-19 vaccine.