Elizabeth Thatcher, a young teacher who comes from an affluent family is in for a massive culture shock when she is given her first classroom assignment in Coal Valley, a frontier town where almost everyone is a coal miner. A recent tragedy has killed more than a dozen miners and now their wives are going in to the same mines to earn for their families. The people of the town are very sympathetic towards Elizabeth’s position and try to help her settle in but the constable sent with her feels that his career has been destroyed in order to offer Elizabeth protection.
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When Calls the Heart Heart of the Matter
Elizabeth assigns her students to follow business leaders in Hope Valley for a day. Meanwhile, Abigail and the town host two possible investors for the failing bank. Bill's life is disrupted when AJ Foster arrives and turns herself in.
When Calls the Heart Weather the Storm
Bill is put in serious jeopardy while transporting AJ to face trial. Abigail tries to save the town from an investor who will hurt Hope Valley. Carson is faced with a life and death medical decision. Elizabeth tries to reunite a mother and her son.