Original air date: 01/11/2014 Runtime: 42:08 min. When a wooden plank inscribed with a sentimental message is discovered in the mine, new constable Jack Thornton tries to discover the plank’s rightful owner; Elizabeth struggles with capturing the enthusiasm of her students in the wake of tragedy.
Original air date: 02/01/2014 Runtime: 42:04 min. After finding the cans of whale oil, Jack investigates Cat Montgomery for her possible involvement in the church arson case. When the evidence points to Cat, Gabe becomes infuriated by the idea of his mother being imprisoned for something she didn't do.
Original air date: 02/22/2014 Runtime: 42:04 min. Abigail must pay a steep price to complete a top-secret project she's been working on; one of Elizabeth's students has trouble reading so she enlists Jack's help for a creative solution; Abigail gives Jack some fine advice on a woman like Elizabeth.
Original air date: 03/01/2014 Runtime: 42:04 min. Elizabeth must put on the Coal Valley Founders' Day play on short notice; the only surviving miner from the explosion comes home from the hospital with a shocking surprise; Jack has a heart-to-heart with Adam in hopes of bringing them back together.
Original air date: 03/08/2014 Runtime: 42:04 min. Elizabeth's sister visits Coal Valley and stirs up trouble when she meets a wounded man and brings him back to town; Jack finally asks Elizabeth to dinner in an act of courtship, but he's about to receive some shocking news that could change everything.