Elizabeth has to put on Coal valley Founder’s Day, Jack helps the only coal mine survivor accept what happened to him help his family also come to terms with it.
Jack is disappointed because a coal miner suddenly likes Elizabeth, causing Jack to keep an eye on the coal miner and wonder what his motive might be. Abigail gives comfort to a widow who is about to have a baby.
Elizabeth and Jack get to know each other after he finds oil that points to a widow to possibly burning the church. Elizabeth gets a lead from a student that could put her in danger as she learns the widow had planned to marry after her husband died.
Elizabeth tries to get a student to talk about the accident. As Jack looks in the cause of the fire, Elizabeth’s student is missing and has a lot to tell.
Coal Valley gets more bad news, new miners come to town and now the families that live in those homes have to move out. The women come up with a way to stay in Coal Valley. The plan could put the women in danger. Elizabeth Thatcher comes up with a different plan that will hopefully save their homes.moreless
Coal Valley finds something at the mining site that has the town upset and wondering who wrote the message on the plank. The townspeople learn loved ones that died in the accident have been found.moreless
Emily and Will work a patient dressed as a costumed character, and though Will immediately assumes that the man's symptoms are caused a psychotic episode, Emily isn't so sure. Dr. Bandari treats a powerful businesswoman who refuses to lighten her workload after suffering a heart attack. When the patient's husband tells Dr. Bandari that he plans to leave his wife after she recovers, Dr. Bandari starts to consider the fate of her own marriage. Meanwhile, Emily goes on a blind date with Cassandra's friend, but the night ends suddenly when her date suffers a serious allergic reaction.moreless
The race is on to clear Woody's name and reputation when a mere mortician finds a mistake in the coroner's autopsy.
Olivia, Peter, and Walter visit the town of Westfield to investigate a report of Fringe activity, and discover that they are trapped.