Century Worth of News Archives Burned in Fire

Posted by admin on Sep 24, 2010

Kellogg, Idaho, USA. Crews from the Kellogg Fire Department, who are stationed directly across the street from the newspaper, saw flames coming from the back of the building. Firefighters kept the fire from spreading and saved the building though it suffered extensive damage.

The fire was extinguished quickly but not before it destroyed 70 to 80 years of daily news archives kept inside the building. Drewry says that some of the archive is backed up on microfilm and he’s not sure how much was lost.

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