Cougar spotted near West Van school Vancouver, BC, Canada / News Talk 980 CKNW | Vancouver's News. Vancouver's Talk CKNW News Staff Posted: October 08, 2015 03:41 pm Police say a cougar is still prowling backyards in West Vancouver. Officers now say it’s hanging out south of Highway one, near 11th Street. That’s near Ridgeview Elementary. Parents are still asked to keep small children and pets inside.