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134 ft. Thermometer For Sale

We know it gets hot in the desert southwest.  Now, the city of Baker, California says that utility bills have forced them to sell a 134-foot tall thermometer that has greeted drivers along Interstate-15 for two decades. 

A vacant gift shop and four acres around the landmark are also included in the sale.  The electric bills run an average of eight-thousand-dollars a month.  Two billboard companies have expressed interest in the signage.

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