Gov't recognizes river's Native names

...became the Kusilvak Census Area in July. And in August, the President Barack Obama administration announced that Mount McKinley would return to its Koyukon Athabascan name of Denali.
Denali: New name, same park

...boards a bus to travel into the park and different animals are seen with each turned page. The final page unfolds to Mount McKinley, which, in the lead-up to President Barack Obama's trip earlier this month, was renamed Denali, its Athabascan...
My Turn: Time to connect to the President's issue - climate change

...What an honor. Then he reached out to Alaskans from the get-go by signing an order before he landed to rename Mount McKinley to its traditional name of Denali. Best of all, the posted videos showed a gracious President having fun. From the...
Jewell: Denali name change is final restore Denali's name from Mount McKinley.On Monday, Jewell said it doesn't...mountain's name to Denali from Mount McKinley, the name it had since 1896...National Park its name but kept the Mount McKinley name as an attempt at compromise...
Ohio Gov. Kasich opposes changing name of Mount McKinley

COLUMBUS - Ohio Gov. John Kasich disagrees with President Barack Obama's decision to rename Mount McKinley as Denali, the name used by native Alaskans.Alaska's governor and congressional delegation have praised the long-sought...
Summer season winding to close at Denali park

...majority of visitors to this largely wild place.The park is home to North America's tallest peak, formerly called Mount McKinley but now officially renamed Denali. The park covers more than 6 million acres - about the size of Vermont - and is...
North America's tallest mountain gets new name - and height

...mountain doesn't just have a new name. It also has a new elevation.Denali, the Alaska mountain formerly known Mount McKinley, is now officially 10 feet shorter, measuring 20,310 feet at its highest point, the U.S. Geological Survey...
McKinley-named businesses mull switch

...Obama administration's announcement that it will change the name of North America's tallest mountain peak from Mount McKinley to Denali could have some unintended consequences for Alaska businesses.Across the state, businesses from banks...
Empire Editorial: Denali: A wrong made right

...Secretary Sally Jewell signed the name change from Mount McKinley to Denali.Meanwhile, politicians in Ohio are complaining...unofficially changed a few times since, but none except Mount McKinley stuck, as an honor to President William McKinley...
From Mount McKinley to Mount Denali

...Q: HOW DID IT GET THE NAME MOUNT MCKINLEY?A: A prospector known as William...WAS THERE A CHALLENGE TO THE MOUNT MCKINLEY NAME?A: Yes, and fairly quickly...said. Q: DID ALASKANS CALL IT MOUNT MCKINLEY?A: Some did, but others invoked...


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