Season 1, Episode 1 Pilot Episode

First Aired: July 12, 1990

In the series pilot, yuppie New York doctor Joel Fleischman (Rob Morrow) accepts a job in picturesque Alaska, unaware he's assigned to a remote village, where he experiences culture shock among eccentric townsfolk. Maurice: Barry Corbin. Maggie: Janine Turner. Holling: John Cullum. Ed: Darren E. Burrows.

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  • Premiered: July 12, 1990
  • Rating: TV-PG
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  • Premise: A med-school grad must practice in a remote Alaskan village to repay his education in this quirky, fish-out-of-water dramedy. The series is populated with generally eccentric, often endearing characters who mostly baffle the young New York physician as he… (more)

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