29 Sep. 1986Co-Hostess Twinkie
Dick is saddled with a perky co-host he doesn't want; Larry, Darryl, and Darryl name their pet pig after Stephanie.
6 Oct. 1986Camp Stephanie
When his boss goes out of town, Michael volunteers Stephanie to run her girl scout troupe, but the girls aren't interested in Stephanie's shallow and materialistic ways, and Stephanie is horrified to learn she's expected to go camping with them.
20 Oct. 1986High Fidelity
Everyone in town assumes Joanna is having an affair with a man she meets in her wine tasting class.
27 Oct. 1986Desperately Desiring Susan: Part 1
While spending all his time at WPIV producing the station's 5th anniversary show, Michael falls for his assistant, Susan, and breaks up with Stephanie.
3 Nov. 1986Desperately Desiring Susan: Part 2
Stephanie is desperate to win back Michael after he dumps her, first by belittling his new girlfriend, Susan, and then by taking lessons in being nice from George.
17 Nov. 1986My Two and Only
Larry feels abandoned after Darryl and Darryl begin spending all their time with a new friend.
24 Nov. 1986Thanksgiving for the Memories
The Vanderkellens lose Stephanie's favorite childhood toy and try to replace it with a lookalike.
1 Dec. 1986Utley, Can You Spend a Dime?
When Dick and Joanna learn that George has $50,000 in the bank, they encourage him to spend it in order to enjoy life, but he only ends up miserable.
8 Dec. 1986Sweet and Sour Charity
Dick is chosen to lead a fund raiser for the town library, but it's Joanna's idea to have an auction that everyone actually accepts.
15 Dec. 1986Everybody Ought to Have a Maid
Stephanie accidentally breaks her toe while dusting and plays up the injury for sympathy, but when her temporary replacement turns out to be a perfect maid, she becomes desperate to keep her job.
22 Dec. 1986Saturday in New York with George
Dick is invited to a publishers party in New York. Joanna is unable to go with him since some good friends are due to arrive at the inn. After some prodding, Dick reluctantly agrees to take George with him.
5 Jan. 1987Love Letters in the Mud
Michael helps Larry marry the girl of his dreams and Joanna holds Dick responsible for his actions in her dream.
12 Jan. 1987The First of the Belles
Dick's old college sweetheart visits the Inn, making Joanna worried that Dick will want to get back together with her.
19 Jan. 1987It's My Party and I'll Die If I Want To
Stephanie invites everybody to her favorite uncle Ned's 100th birthday party. Dick seeks a fresh perspective on historical events.
26 Jan. 1987Chimes They Are a Changin'
George tries to fix the town's bell tower after a big snowstorm and Michael rents The Wizard of Oz to overcome his fear of wind.
2 Feb. 1987Unfriendly Persuasion
Dick attempts to help Joanna overcome her fear of eye doctors.
9 Feb. 1987Jail, Jail, the Gang's All Here
Larry, Darryl, and Darryl ask Dick to represent them after they're arrested for rustling a neighbor's cow.
16 Feb. 1987Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Loudon
In spite of Dick's objections, "Vermont Today" turns into a confrontational, exploitative talk show to boost its ratings.
23 Feb. 1987Fun with Dick and Joanna
Joanna pressures Dick into being spontaneous, but disaster strikes when they take off on a spur-of-the-moment trip.
9 Mar. 1987Night Moves
After an argument with Joanna, Dick spends the rest of the night trying to find a place to sleep.
16 Mar. 1987Harris Ankles PIV for Web Post
Michael has an offer to take a network job.
6 Apr. 1987Good-Bye & Good Riddance, Mr. Chips
Dick enrolls in an adult-education typing class, only to discover that the instructor is the same teacher who failed him in grade school.