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Tuolumne County Sheriff's convene at their command center between Tuolumne City and Sonora Saturday Aug. 24, 2013, as they continue to assist in road closures and protecting the homes of those who have evacuated Tuolumne City and surrounding communities. (AP Photo/The Modesto Bee, Elias Funez)