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The Rocky Mountain News, a top newspaper in Denver and one that has on multiple Pulitzers, found itself having to shut down, ending its run that began in 1859.

Losses up to around $16 million, as well as a lack of interest in other people buying the paper, forced the close.

Its struggles show how bad things got for the newspaper industry, especially during the recession.

Here are some videos on the situation:

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