Rutherford Falls

10 Best Episodes of Rutherford Falls

A small town in upstate New York is turned upside down when local legend and town namesake, Nathan Rutherford fights the moving of a historical statue.

Written by Sophie and last updated on dec 26, 2022.

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#15 - Land Back (Season 2 - Episode 4)

Nathan visits former mayor Deidre Chisenhall to secure her endorsement. When she flames out trying to obtain an application for tribal land on her reservation, Reagan accepts help from Nelson.

The episode was rated 7.27 from 33 votes.

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#14 - Negotiations (Season 1 - Episode 6)


Nathan seeks allies to settle legal difficulties and Reagan solicits donations for her cultural center.

The episode was rated 7.27 from 66 votes.

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#13 - Aunt Sue (Season 2 - Episode 3)

Reagan assembles help from the whole rez to honor her aunt’s final wishes with a memorial, but she must first overcome some long-held family tensions. Nathan tries to help plan the services, but gets entangled with her freeloading brother, Curtis.

The episode was rated 7.29 from 35 votes.

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#12 - History Fair (Season 1 - Episode 5)


Nathan and Reagan serve as judges in their town's annual History Fair.

The episode was rated 7.32 from 69 votes.

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#11 - Aunt Ida's 90th Birthday (Season 1 - Episode 3)

Nathan leaves Reagan in charge of the museum and heads out of town to reconnect with his family.

The episode was rated 7.32 from 72 votes.

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#10 - The New Curator (Season 2 - Episode 2)


Nathan considers a run for mayor, while also processing his newfound notoriety after being featured in Josh’s podcast. When Feather Day, a small-town rival of Terry’s, tries to sabotage his plans, Terry must solicit help from Nathan.

The episode was rated 7.32 from 34 votes.

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#9 - Halloween (Season 2 - Episode 6)

Everyone attends Wayne’s Halloween house party. Despite their couples’ costume, Reagan starts to question her relationship with Nelson after some partygoers start showing him a little too much attention. Nathan meets Deirdre’s parents.

The episode was rated 7.34 from 29 votes.

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#8 - Skoden (Season 1 - Episode 8)


Terry and Reagan attend a Native American gaming conference;. Nathan forms an unlikely alliance.

The episode was rated 7.38 from 63 votes.

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#7 - Rutherford Inc. (Season 1 - Episode 7)

Negotiations ramp up between Rutherford Inc. and the Minishonka Nation. Reagan makes a discovery.

The episode was rated 7.43 from 65 votes.

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#6 - Firefighters Pancake Breakfast (Season 2 - Episode 7)


With the election quickly approaching, Bobbie faces off against Feather Day as both try to curry favor with the local firefighters. Nathan tries to bond with Nelson. Terry and Reagan consider ways to improve the Nation’s financial future.

The episode was rated 7.44 from 32 votes.

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#5 - Adirondack S3 (Season 2 - Episode 5)

Terry enlists Reagan to join him in New York City to work as cultural consultant on a hit TV drama. Nathan and Bobbie seek a campaign donation from Rutherford Inc. Reagan uses the trip as an opportunity to reconnect with her ex-boyfriend, Josh.

The episode was rated 7.44 from 34 votes.

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#4 - Stoodis (Season 1 - Episode 9)


Nathan and Reagan struggle to navigate changes in their communities, livelihoods and friendship.

The episode was rated 7.49 from 67 votes.

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#3 - Terry Thomas (Season 1 - Episode 4)

Terry reflects on his family and career during an interview with Josh.

The episode was rated 7.57 from 76 votes.

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#2 - D'Angelos (Season 1 - Episode 10)


Nathan tries to process his family history as Reagan struggles to hire staff for her cultural center.

The episode was rated 7.58 from 71 votes.

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#1 - Election (Season 2 - Episode 8)

After the debate, everyone eagerly awaits to see who will be Mayor of Rutherford Falls. Nathan helps Deidre finalize her birth plan. Terry and Bobbie butt heads over how to steer the campaign. Reagan has her application reviewed by the Land Council.

The episode was rated 7.62 from 26 votes.

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