David Broughton, one of two recipients of the 2016 Colin Spence Award.

AME names 2016 award winners

The Association for Mineral Exploration (AME) has announced the recipients of its annual awards. The winners will be honoured at the AME Awards Celebration of…

A Royal Canadian Mounted Police walking along a fire devastated street in Fort McMurray, Alberta. Credit: RCMP Alberta

Editorial: Top stories of 2016

For miners 2016 amounted to the fifth year of the industry downturn, albeit with a renewed sense of better days ahead with rallies for gold,…