On June 1, one of the oldest mass media of the region and country celebrates its 85th anniversary.
During this period, the newspaper was received by thousands of readers weekly. It tells about working-class people, about everyday life of production, about plans of Arkhangelsk PPM, significant events, considerable people of the city and the whole region, work of timber industry.
An honored war veteran, the only Hero of the Soviet Union at Arkhbum Fiodor Korzhavin was one of the first editors. He accepted this title for self-sacrificing forcing of Visla in 1944.
Today “Bumazhnik” is spread in Arkhangelsk region, it has its readers by subscription throughout Russia.
Besides preparation of the newspaper itself, the editorial staff make large editorial projects. Thus, recently they edited two books – “The birth of the giant. 1934-1940” and “Time of a deed. 1941-1945”, which became award winners of the regional literary contest of Dobrolyubovka library “Books of the year”.
Two-volume book of Arkhangelsk PPM was also given M.V. Lomonosov award, established by Arkhangelsk region government and trans-regional social Lomonosov’s fund.
At the moment, one of the most important activity lines of editorial staff is publishing of business reporter (delovoy vestnik), telling about the development of forest-industry complex.