Northern Exposure

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 struggles to adjust to life in the isolated community. An Emmy winner as Outstanding Drama of 1991- (more…)

Season 5, Episode 5 A River Doesn't Run Through It

First Aired: October 25, 1993

A randy high-schooler (Jack Black) asks Maggie to be homecoming queen; a by-the-book IRS agent (Anne DeSalvo) scours Ruth-Anne's accounts; and Maurice wheels and deals in real estate with a Native American (Apesanahkwat). Bob: Wally Dalton. Myra: Sue Morales. Ralph: David LoVine.

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  • Premiered: July 12, 1990
  • Rating: TV-PG
  • 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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