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Photo left: View from Mason Valley near Butterfield Ranch, by Brett Stallbaum
Update July 6, 2013 5:00 p.m. -- The fire is now 500 acres and Cal-Fire has entered into a unified command with the U.S. Forest Service. The blaze is burning approximately nine miles east of Julian. Firefighters have been dispatched to scene from Riverside for mutual aid.