Elizabeth Thatcher is a young teacher accustomed to high society, so she experiences culture shock when she gets her first classroom assignment in Coal Valley. Life in the small mining town is filled with challenges. A recent explosion has killed more than a dozen of the town's miners, compelling the widows of those men to work in the mines to earn money.
Company towns -- Canada -- Social life and customs -- Drama.
Man-woman relationships -- Drama.
Teachers -- Drama.
Women pioneers -- Drama.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Krakow, Erin, actor.
Landon, Michael, 1964-
Lissing, Daniel, actor.
Loughlin, Lori, actor.
Oke, Janette, 1935- When calls the heart. DVD.
Shout! Factory (Firm)
Wagner, Jack, 1959- actor.