McKinley-named businesses mull switch

...America's tallest mountain peak from Mount McKinley to Denali could have some to hardware contractors are named "McKinley." Now all those shops are left deciding...Alaska Dispatch News reported.At Mt. McKinley Bank, which has operated with a blue...
From Mount McKinley to Mount Denali

...was named to honor President William McKinley, who never set foot in Alaska.The...Natives. But the plan has politicians in McKinley's native Ohio looking for ways to block...disappeared. Q: HOW DID IT GET THE NAME MOUNT MCKINLEY?A: A prospector known as William A...
National Park Service supports Mount McKinley name change

...Service is not against changing Mount McKinley's official name to Denali, but Alaskans...public interest for both the name Mount McKinley and the traditional Athabaskan name Denali...named after former president William McKinley, who was from Canton, Ohio.In March...
Ohio Gov. Kasich opposes changing name of Mount McKinley

...Barack Obama's decision to rename Mount McKinley as Denali, the name used by native honoring former President William McKinley, a son of Ohio, drew criticism from...Michigan that the name should remain McKinley.He says people in Ohio feel the name...
Alaska farmers want prison-run slaughterhouse kept open

...announced plans to shut down the facility next June due to budget concerns.Officials with the Alaska Farm Bureau say Mt. McKinley Meats and Sausage, which is one of the state's three meat processing facilities, is hurting the state economically because...
Empire Editorial: Denali: A wrong made right

...Jewell signed the name change from Mount McKinley to Denali.Meanwhile, politicians in...disrespected the memory of Ohio-born William McKinley, our nation's 25th president. You've...few times since, but none except Mount McKinley stuck, as an honor to President William...
Man and officer wounded, dog killed in police address mix-up

...activity, shot homeowner Christopher McKinley, killed his dog and "likely" shot...fired their guns at a dog, killing it.McKinley, 36, was also shot in the leg by police...residents there had committed any crimes.McKinley returned home early Tuesday, limping...
Nation and World
North America's tallest mountain gets new name - and height

...elevation.Denali, the Alaska mountain formerly known Mount McKinley, is now officially 10 feet shorter, measuring 20,310 feet...replaces the name that honored the 25th president, William McKinley, who never set foot in Alaska."We think this revised elevation...
Climber 1st to solo summit Mount McKinley in January

...climber to reach the summit of Mount McKinley in the month of January, his support...was sent from the same coordinates as McKinley's summit.Plummer then posted on a solo summit in January of Mount McKinley, also known as Mount Denali. The mountain's...
Alaska senators try to give Mount McKinley its Native name

...resurrecting an effort to give Mount McKinley its historical Alaska Native name.The...the 25th U.S. president, William McKinley of Ohio, who served one full term as...good people of Ohio, where President McKinley was born and where I have many friends...


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