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Thunberg interviews Indigenous leaders at Fort McMurray for documentary (The Globe and Mail)

Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg continued her tour of Alberta’s oil sands region on Saturday, an Indigenous group says, conducting interviews that the group says will be part of an upcoming BBC documentary. Read More.

Climate activist Greta Thunberg meets with First Nations near Fort McMurray (Edmonton Journal)

Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg met with members of the Mikisew Cree First Nation near Fort McMurray this weekend. Read More.

Greta Thunberg meets with First Nations chief in Fort McMurray while filming BBC doc (CTV Edmonton)

The chief of a northern Alberta First Nation says he gave climate activist Greta Thunberg a message during a quietly arranged meeting in Fort McMurray on Friday night. Read More.

Greta Thunberg meets with First Nations in Fort McMurray, shoots documentary (Global News)

Following Greta Thunberg’s very publicized visit to Edmonton on Friday, the young Swedish activist travelled up north to Fort McMurray to privately meet with leaders of First Nations communities in the area. Read More.

Greta Thunberg interviews leaders for documentary, Alberta Indigenous group says (The Star Edmonton)

Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg continued her tour of Alberta’s oilsands region on Saturday, an Indigenous group says, conducting interviews that the group says will be part of an upcoming BBC documentary. Read More.

Greta Thunberg 'Joins Forces' With First Nation Near Fort McMurray (Huffington Post)

Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg continued her tour of Alberta’s oilsands region on Saturday, an Indigenous group says, conducting interviews that the group says will be part of an upcoming BBC documentary. Read More.

Thunberg interviews leaders for documentary, Alberta Indigenous group says (Winnipeg Free Press)

Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg continued her tour of Alberta's oilsands region on Saturday, an Indigenous group says, conducting interviews that the group says will be part of an upcoming BBC documentary. Read More.

Greta Thunberg ‘Joins Forces’ With First Nation Near Fort McMurray (USA Online Express)

Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg continued her tour of Alberta’s oilsands region on Saturday, an Indigenous group says, conducting interviews that the group says will be part of an upcoming BBC documentary. Read More.

Thunberg interviews leaders for documentary, Alberta Indigenous group says (Yahoo News)

Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg continued her tour of Alberta's oilsands region on Saturday, an Indigenous group says, conducting interviews that the group says will be part of an upcoming BBC documentary. Read More.

Home made of recycled shipping containers: 'We wanted to build a legacy' (CBC Calgary)

There's an extraordinary detail about the house that is evident in a few exposed, corrugated metal walls: It's constructed from recycled shipping containers. Read More.

Life in four sea cans: Calgary family moves into shipping-container home (The Star Calgary)

When asked for the reason he decided to build his new home from shipping containers, Jaime Turner’s first thought is of his daughter. Read More.

Alberta developer shows off its first shipping container family home in Calgary (Global Calgary)

An Alberta home developer is touting its first shipping container home in Calgary as the natural evolution of homebuilding. Read More.

House made from shipping containers opens in Calgary (660 News Calgary)

An Alberta company has brought a one-of-a-kind home to Calgary. 3Leafs, which specializes in homes made from shipping containers opened its first family house in Calgary on Thursday in the community of EchoHaven. Read More.

Shipping Container Homes (CTV Calgary Video)

A Shipping Container Home developer has taken them to a whole different level. CTV Calgary's Adriana Zhang checks them out. Watch here.

A look at Calgary's first single-family shipping container home (Calgary Herald Video)

Jaime Turner, the owner of Calgary's first single family home built by 3Leafs, gives the Calgary Herald a tour of his family's new home. Watch here.

Homes by 3Leafs showcases first single family, shipping container home built in Calgary (Todayville)

The Alberta based company is changing how homes are constructed by transforming recycled steel containers into high performance, energy efficient homes with net zero capabilities. Read More.

An Inside Look At Calgary’s First Shipping Container Home (Curiocity)

By completely transforming discarded and recycled shipping containers, which often end up sitting in landfills, 3Leafs has created a completely new approach to modern home design. Read More.

Alberta medical cannabis company partners with Harvard med school (Edmonton Journal)

Edmonton-based Atlas Biotechnologies has partnered with the new International Phytomedicines and Medical Cannabis Institute at Harvard Medical School to study how cannabis can help chronic pain and neurological conditions. Read More.

Alberta cannabis producer teams up with Harvard in $4M research collaboration (CTV Edmonton)

Edmonton-based producer Atlas Biotechnologies finalized a deal on Friday to work with Harvard Medicine in what they’re calling a $4 million research collaboration. Read more.

Former Edmonton mayor Stephen Mandel's leadership bid gives boost to Alberta Party (Globe and Mail)

The decision by popular former Edmonton mayor Stephen Mandel to join the Alberta Party leadership contest this week gives the small provincial party a credibility boost heading toward the 2019 election ... Read more.