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Ucluelet boy's life returns to normal

Less than three weeks after being attacked by a cougar, life is getting back to normal for a Ucluelet area boy and his family.

Eighteen-month-old Julien Sylvester is now home and returned to the preschool program Strong Start earlier this week.

“He’s sitting here eating macaroni and cheese like nobody’s business,” Julien’s mother, . . . → Read More: Ucluelet boy’s life returns to normal

Cougar attack near Ucluelet

A cougar has attacked an 18-month-old child in Pacific Rim National Park, Parks Canada spokesperson Laura Judson said.

The attack happened in the Kennedy Lake portion of the park at 6 p.m. on Monday night.

Members of the child’s family stopped the attack and chased the cougar away.

The child suffered undisclosed injuries . . . → Read More: Cougar attack near Ucluelet