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America's tallest Christmas tree comes to Anthem

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ANTHEM, Ariz. -

America's tallest Christmas tree has arrived at the Outlets at Anthem for the third year in a row.

The tree arrived from northern California on Thursday morning.

A team of 14 will spend more than eight hours a day for two weeks using mobile cranes to shape and decorate the tree. The tree will weigh 16 tons when it's fully decorated with lights and ornaments.

More than 6,000 ornaments and 180 strands of LED lights will be hung on the tree.

FOX 10's Alexis Vance reports.

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