Googles John Mueller stated he would not recommend that you remove old content or old news from your news site for SEO factors. He stated “I dont think you would get a lot of worth out of getting rid of just old news. He was asked about eliminating old news from a news publisher site for SEO factors.
If the factors why you desire to remove content or put it into kind of like an archive section on your site for usability factors or for maintenance or whatever. Thats something that you can definitely do but I would not simply blindly remove old content due to the fact that its old.The advice is a bit various from a year ago however not absolutely different.Forum discussion at YouTube Community.