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It comes as it was revealed Calderstones in Whalley is set to close at least two years later than originally scheduled.
The only NHS hospital in Britain that specialises in learning disabilities had been due to close in 2019.
The newspapers are owned by Newsquest, a division of the firm based in the United States, Gannett.
The newspaper was founded by Thomas Purvis Ritzema, a young newspaper manager, who purchased two shops at 19 and 21 Railway Road, Blackburn, for the launch of his venture.
On 10 December 1956, it changed its title to the Northern Evening Telegraph and on 2 September 1963, the name changed again to Lancashire Evening Telegraph.
The newspaper used full colour for the first time, on 11 November 1963, with spot colour introduced on 25 January 1965, and colour in classified advertising following on 19 March 1965.
The alter ego of former Calvin Party frontman John Donaldson, the J D Meatyard Independents Review night will be at the Lemon Tree in Blackburn tomorrow night featuring Mankin, Tamsin A and Kin.
Special guest for the evening will be former Three Men Gone Mad guitarist Woody, now making music as Ruben Jones.
It was North West: Newspaper of the Year in the How Do!