It was founded in 1881. It’s published by the independent family-owned company NWN Media (formerly North Wales Newspapers), which has been publishing newspapers for more than 200 years. The editorial offices are in Rhyl.
It’s one of a series of two Free Press newspapers, the other being the Corwen, Bala & Llangollen Free Press, a local edition covering the upper Dee Valley.
It comes out on Thursdays. An e-edition’s also available by paid subscription.