Baby Grant opens his eyes

Crowdfunding page set up to help with expenses incurred from Puntledge River rescue aftermath

  • Feb. 5, 2015 5:00 a.m.

Baby Grant at BC Children's Hospital

There has been a significant, positive update in the condition of Grant Weaver, the baby that was rescued from the Puntledge River in Courtenay on Friday, Jan. 30, 2015.

Grant’s father, Doug Weaver, posted this update on Wednesday evening.

“Tonight Grant opened his eyes and had a look around. I was so happy to be at his side. The professionals at BC Children’s Hospital are doing an amazing job helping my little miracle along. Today was a good day. Again thank you everyone for your support.”

The update was posted to the crowdfunding site that has been set up to help Doug with all the expenses associated with this ordeal. To donate to the cause, and for more updates from Doug Weaver,  to




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