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Senate panel advances bills on lands, Denali name

...to Denali, the name that's widely used for it in Alaska, and it's not clear what kind of traction the proposal will get. Denali is an Athabascan word meaning "the high one." Ohio is the birthplace of President William McKinley.

http://juneauempire.com/state/2013-06-19/senate-panel-advances-bills-lands-denal
State
Senator introduces bill to rename Mount McKinley

...filed measures or included language in bills to retain the name Mount McKinley; Ohio is the birthplace of President William McKinley. One such measure is currently pending, introduced by U.S. Reps. Tim Ryan and Betty Sutton.Murkowski said...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2012-07-01/senator-introduces-bill-rename-mount-mc
State
Murkowski again proposes renaming Mount McKinley

...those who have only known the mountain as Mount McKinley.Indeed, a spokesman for Ohio Rep. Tim Ryan says Ryan has already introduced legislation to preserve the name Mount McKinley. Ohio is the birthplace of President William McKinley.

http://juneauempire.com/state/2013-01-29/murkowski-mount-mckinley
State
Murkowski again proposes renaming Mount McKinley

...America and we deserve to have this Alaskan landmark bear an Alaskan name."Ohio is the birthplace of President William McKinley, and for years, members of that state's congressional delegation have filed measures or included language in...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2013-01-30/murkowski-again-proposes-renaming-mount
State
Judge James A. Wickersham's legacy lives on

...District, which stretched from the North Slope area to Nome. He was appointed to that post in 1900 by President William McKinley. He crisscrossed his circuit by snow-shoe, sled dog and steamer, and delivered justice to the largely lawless...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2012-08-26/judge-james-wickershams-legacy-lives
Local
The original capital creep

...comprised 600 pages and in its third and final form made a fine print book of 258 pages. On June 6, 1900 President William McKinley signed the Bill into law. The following is an excerpt: Title IChapter OneSec. 1. That the territory ceded to...

http://juneauempire.com/neighbors/2013-04-14/original-capital-creep
Neighbors
Denali

...Interesting to note that it was renamed McKinley in 1896 by a gold prospector in honor of presidential nominee William McKinley, and changed back by the State of Alaska in 1975 (the AK Geographic Names Board and Federal Board of Geographic...

http://juneauempire.com/blog-post/klas-stolpe/2012-09-21/denali
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...ASSOCIATED PRESS WASHINGTON -William McKinley's best friend in Congress...Reddit Archives WASHINGTON -William McKinley's best friend in Congress...Juneau Empire Online WASHINGTON -William McKinley's best friend in Congress...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/011099/Loc_regula.shtml
Regula revives legislation to keep McKinley's name

WASHINGTON -William McKinley's best friend in Congress has done him a favor. Again. At the beginning of every session, Rep. Ralph Regula submits legislation...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/011099/Loc_regula.html
Local
This Day in History

...Alaska In 1897, John G. Brady took office as the fifth governor of the District of Alaska, appointed by President William McKinley. In 1933, E.W. Griffin took office as secretary of Alaska under Gov. John Troy. In 1939, District Ranger...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/062303/loc_history.shtml
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