- SEASON 1
- SEASON 2
- SEASON 3
- SEASON 4
- SEASON 5
- SEASON 6
Summary of Season 1 (1990) - 2 discs
In this quirky, Emmy award-winning CBS series, New Yorker Dr. Joel Fleishman (Rob Morrow) is lured to Alaska by the chance of paying off his medical school bills. But it takes a while for him to warm to the colorful citizens of tiny Cicely, Alaska: feisty Maggie (Janine Turner), pragmatic Holling (John Cullum) and idealistic Chris (John Corbett). Throw in Joel's problems adjusting to the severe weather cycles, and each episode in the first two seasons provides a wealth of rich, appealing humor.
Summary of Season 2 (1991) - 2 discs
New Yorker physician Joel Fleishman (Rob Morrow) is lured to Alaska by the chance of paying off his medical school bills. But it takes a while for him to warm to the tiny town's feisty mayor/pilot Maggie (Janine Turner) and ex-NASA millionaire astronaut Maurice J. Minnifield (Barry Corbin). Throw in Joel's problems adjusting to the severe weather cycles, and each episode in this second season provides a wealth of rich, appealing humor.
Summary of Season 3 (1991) - 6 discs
In the third season of this offbeat CBS comedy, homesick New Yorker Joel Fleischman (Rob Morrow) continues to adjust to life in the isolated Alaskan hamlet of Cicely, as he befriends eccentric residents including spirited pilot Maggie (Janine Turner) and ex-cosmonaut Maurice (Barry Corbin). This season also introduces unruly woodsman Adam (Adam Arkin) and his hypochondriac wife, Eve (Valerie Mahaffey).
Summary of Season 4 (1992) - 6 discs
Season 4 of this Emmy-winning series about the quirky residents of Cicely, Alaska, kicks off with Maggie (Janine Turner) hitting a milestone -- her 30th birthday, which she celebrates with a soul-searching solo camping trip. Meanwhile, an off-kilter Joel (Rob Morrow) coaches the Cicely Quarks, Chris (John Corbett) develops a crush, and a rock star (guest star Adam Ant) rolls into town, thinking he's in Sicily.
Summary of Season 5 (1993) - 5 discs
In the fifth season of this quirky dramedy, New York native Joel Fleischman (Rob Morrow) remains a fish out of water in the remote outpost of Cicely, Alaska -- but give him some time. In the season opener, Joel finds himself in a cosmic game of hide-and-seek. As the action continues, 31-year-old Maggie (Janine Turner) is asked to be homecoming queen; the town's gay couple gets hitched; and Joel finally acknowledges his strong ties to Cicely.
Summary of Season 6 (1994) - 5 discs
Yuppie Los Angeles physician Phil Capra (Paul Provenza) slowly takes over for Joel Fleishman (Rob Morrow) in the final season of this offbeat cold-climate comedy series about a big-city doctor assigned to the sleepy, remote Alaskan town of Cicely. While Fleishman moves on from Cicely a changed man, Capra and his journalist wife (Teri Polo) warm up to their quirky new neighbors. Meanwhile, Chris develops and interest in Maggie.