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city (1991 pop. 27,258), S British Columbia, Canada, located where the Okanagan River flows into Okanagan Lake. It is a service and trade center for the Okanagan valley, a resort and fruit-growing area. There are canning plants and factories making wood and metal products. The Dominion Radio Astrophysical Observatory is nearby.
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The Penticton Airport has experienced significant growth in air traffic over the past three years as more people make their homes and do business in the region.
Kathy Malone Winemaker Hillside Winery Penticton, B.
It operates more than 115 helicopters and additionally, provides ancillary services which include third-party repair and maintenance services and advanced flight training through its training centre in Penticton, British Columbia.
Training up to six days a week with a combination of cycling, swimming and hill runs, the family was in a prime position to spur each other on for the world event in Penticton.
Stanley Leroy Pringle, 94, passed away on December 15, 2014 in Penticton, British Columbia, Canada.
In the Aquathlon event in Penticton, Canada, Buckingham had a good swim, completing the course in 13min 50sec to be 12th out of the water - but he was 50sec behind the leader.
He is well known to court officials in Penticton, a city of about 33,000.
Lyric soprano Layla Claire, who hails from Penticton, B.
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As the Royal Lady Forhan will represent the city of Leavenworth and the Autumn Leaf Festival Association at the Daffodil Festival in Tacoma/Puyallup/Sumner/Orting, the Apple Blossom Festival in Wenatchee, Leavenworth Maifest, Lilac Festival in Spokane, New Westminster Parade in Hyack, British Columbia, Starlight and Rose Festival in Portland, Strawberry Festival in Marysville, Capital Lakefair in Olympia, Seafair in Seattle and the Peach Festival in Penticton, British Columbia.
THE PENTICTON INDIAN BAND DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION is the winner of the Canadian Council for Aboriginal Business'Aboriginal Economic Development Corporation (AEDC) Award for 2015.
The Canadian Council for Aboriginal Business honoured the Penticton Indian Band as the 2015 recipient of the Economic Development Corporation of the Year at its second annual Calgary gala on May 14.