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From our Genealogy Experts: Johnson County, Kansas

Explore Johnson County marriage records, cemetery information, a local obituary index, collections of digitized photos and newspapers and links to much more.

Guide from our Librarians: Research Johnson County

Research Johnson County with these helpful resources including info about local properties and homes, local news and statistics about Kansas and Johnson County.

Blue Valley Post

The Blue Valley Post is now the Johnson County Post, combined with the Shawnee Mission Post and expanded coverage to include Olathe.

Johnson County AIMS Online Mapping

Johnson County's Automated Information Mapping System (AIMS) Online Mapping integrates a variety of data compiled from public deeds, plats, tax records and other public records into a map interface.

Johnson County Post

Local news covering schools, government, business, events and more in Johnson County, Kansas.

Now the Johnson County Post! In January 2024, the Shawnee Mission Post and the Blue Valley Post combined and expanded coverage to include Olathe.

Kansas City and Regional Newspapers

Full articles from many Kansas City and regional newspapers.

Kansas City Business Journal

A leading source for business news in the Kansas City area. Full issues and the latest articles available online.

Kansas City Star Image Edition

Flip through full-page images of The Kansas City Star Image Edition.

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Local Help: My Resource Connection

The purpose of My Resource Connection is to connect individuals needing assistance with local resources.

Shawnee Mission Post

The Shawnee Mission Post is now the Johnson County Post, combined with the Blue Valley Post and expanded coverage to include Olathe.