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Alaska senators try to give Mount McKinley its Native name

ANCHORAGE - U.S. Sens. Lisa Murkowski and Dan Sullivan are resurrecting an effort to give Mount McKinley its historical Alaska Native name.The Alaska Republicans announced a Senate bill Wednesday to formally call North America's...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-02-05/alaska-senators-try-give-mount-mckinley
State
Lawmakers revive bid to rename Mount McKinley to Athabascan name, Denali

...Murkowski and Dan Sullivan have introduced a bill to give Mount McKinley its historical Alaska Native name.The Alaska Republicans...measures or included language in bills to retain the name Mount McKinley.Sullivan, who is married to an Alaska Native woman...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-02-06/lawmakers-revive-bid-rename-mount-mckin
State | AK legislature
Climber 1st to solo summit Mount McKinley in January

...becoming the first solo climber to reach the summit of Mount McKinley in the month of January, his support team said Monday...Dupre's fourth attempt at a solo summit in January of Mount McKinley, also known as Mount Denali. The mountain's notoriously...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2015-01-13/climber-1st-solo-summit-mount-mckinley
Sports
Alaska Editorial: Continent's highest peak should reflect its heritage

...have introduced a bill to officially rename Mount McKinley as Denali.Mount McKinley was first named after President William McKinley...Congress have introduced bills to maintain the Mount McKinley name. Though the bills never pass, let alone...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2015-02-10/alaska-editorial-continents-highest-p
Opinion
Washington climber dies descending Mount McKinley

ANCHORAGE - A Washington state climber has died descending Mount McKinley after falling down a hard-packed stretch of mountain that has claimed 11 other lives.The body of Sylvia Montag, 39, of Tacoma...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-05-11/washington-climber-dies-descending-moun
State
Washington climber dies on Mount McKinley

ANCHORAGE - A Washington state climber has died descending Mount McKinley after falling down a hard-packed stretch of mountain that has claimed 11 other lives.The body of Sylvia Montag, 39, of Tacoma...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-05-09/washington-climber-dies-mount-mckinley
State
78-year-old sets age record summiting Mount McKinley

...78-year-old climbing veteran with an artificial hip has become the oldest person to reach the top of Alaska's Mount McKinley.Tom Choate of Anchorage completed the climb Tuesday, after reaching the summit of North America's tallest peak...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2013-07-11/78-year-old-sets-age-record-summiting-m
State
Senator introduces bill to rename Mount McKinley

...America's tallest peak from Mount McKinley to Mount Denali.It is the latest...language in bills to retain the name Mount McKinley; Ohio is the birthplace of President...continue to refer to the peak as Mount McKinley. Under her bill, the Alaskan...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2012-07-01/senator-introduces-bill-rename-mount-mc
State
Italian man falls 1,000 feet, becomes 2nd man to die on Mount McKinley this climbing season

...dangerous section of trail on Mount McKinley, a ranger said Tuesday. Luciano...district ranger who has summited Mount McKinley four times, said climbers tend...likelihood that he succumbed to Mount McKinley's notorious cold temperatures...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2011-05-17/italian-man-falls-1000-feet-becomes-2nd
State
Murkowski again proposes renaming Mount McKinley

...introduced legislation to rename Mount McKinley as Denali.Sen. Lisa Murkowski...have only known the mountain as Mount McKinley.Indeed, a spokesman for Ohio...legislation to preserve the name Mount McKinley. Ohio is the birthplace of President...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2013-01-29/murkowski-mount-mckinley
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