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Stehekin cougar gains fame on social media

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STEHEKIN — A sickly cougar that showed up on the doorstep of a home in Stehekin and was later shot to death has gained new life in social media.

A Facebook post that was originally put up by Robert C. Nielsen and reposted with permission by The Wenatchee World has been viewed more than 1.5 million times, with comments, likes and shares coming from around the world.

It’s one of the most popular news bits ever shared on Facebook by…

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