First settled by missionaries in 1859, Kelowna was officially incorporated in 1905.Nearby communities include Westside to the west across the lake, Lake Country and then Vernon to the north, Westbank and then Peachland to the southwest and further to the south, Summerland and Penticton.e Harmony has a beautiful, intuitive layout (you never fight against it as you do with Plenty of Fish), and offers services designed to get you paired up with that special someone.The Canadian Force’s Snowbirds, Skyhawks and CF18 demo team have landed in Penticton and despite the smoke they plan to put on a great show. The last time the Snowbirds performed in Penticton was 2015.The crowd can watch from inside the park with vendors circling the perimeter.The middle will be cleared out for the parachute team to land. It is a short video contest that creatively tells a story about the Okanagan that evokes community pride.Smoke exposure is particularly a concern for those who have underlying medical conditions such as asthma, COPD, heart disease, or diabetes.It is also a concern for pregnant women, infants, young children and the elderly.
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The best thing people can do is monitor air quality in their area, take steps to reduce smoke exposure, and monitor their symptoms.
Smoke can affect each person differently, based on health, age, and exposure.
When smoke levels become high, even healthy people can be affected and everyone should be monitoring their systems and taking appropriate action to protect their health.
Kelowna is the seat of the Regional District of the Central Okanagan, the third-largest metropolitan area in British Columbia (after the Vancouver and Victoria), and the largest in the British Columbia Interior.