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A North American Big Foot makes an appearance in RhinelanderSubmitted: 12/13/2017
Erin Beu
Erin Beu
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ebeu@wjfw.com

A North American Big Foot makes an appearance in Rhinelander
RHINELANDER - Golden Harvest store in Rhinelander wants you to meet its newest store greeter.

He stands far above six feet at the entrance of the store.

"[He's the] North American Big foot," said Golden Harvest employee Steve Quade.

This new store greeter has many names according to Quade.

"[The northern] big foot version is a Yeti," said Quade.

This Yeti is being sold as an abominable snowman which Quade clarifies is the same thing as a Yeti.

"The Yeti is from the Himalayan Mountains," said Quade.

But aside from being an attraction the price tag on the big guy is far from cheap at nearly $1,700.

What's more shocking is how fast someone purchased it.

"Within five hours someone came in and bought it," said Quade.

Apparently these things are in high demand. Another woman wanted to purchase the original yeti.

"She said to me, 'What happened to the yeti?' and I said well it's gone," said Quade.

But if you don't have an extra $1,700 lying around you can also take a picture with it.

"If kids aren't scared of it they want to get their picture taking with it," said Quade.

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