Thanks to mother nature coming through with a decent dose of recent rainfall, the fire danger rating has taken a dive…We spoke with Assistant Comox Fire Chief Jim Lariviere…

Lariviere says with the summer season winding up, the valley came out pretty much unscathed despite massive wildfires raging around the province…

Lariviere says it is hard to say whether we’re in for another very dry winter with a minimal snowpack…

Lariviere says residents still need to careful in discarding their cigarettes.