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State reports 4 new H1N1 deaths in Wis.


MADISON (WKOW) -- State health officials are reporting the deaths of four more people from the H1N1 influenza virus.

Wednesday's weekly report by the state Department of Health shows the death toll has risen to 47 people since April.

Last week's swine flu-related deaths were reported in Bayfield, Dane, Milwaukee and Polk counties.

Public health officials stress another wave of H1N1 cases could be incoming over the winter months and there's no time like the present to get vaccinated.

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