In the feature-length pilot episode, the small town of Twin Peaks, Washington, is shaken up when the body of high school student Laura Palmer is discovered near a riverbank, wrapped in plastic. FBI Agent Dale Cooper is called by local sheriff Harry Truman when Ronnette Pulaski, a schoolmate of Laura's, is found wandering on a bridge and then slips into a coma. Cooper sees a connection between Laura's death and the murder of another girl one year earlier. After finding a piece of paper under Laura's fingernail, similar to one he found in the fingernail of the girl who died earlier, Cooper suspects that same killer might have struck again. Meanwhile, Sheriff Truman arrests Laura's boyfriend, Bobby Briggs, who is secretly having an affair with a married woman named Shelly Johnson. Afterwards, Laura's mother has a terrifying nightmare.

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Twin Peaks Season 1

# Title Air Date
Twin Peaks
1:1 Northwest Passage Apr 8, 1990
1:2 Traces to Nowhere Apr 12, 1990
1:3 Zen, of the Skill to Catch a Killer Apr 19, 1990
1:4 Rest in Pain Apr 26, 1990
1:5 The One-Armed Man May 3, 1990
1:6 Cooper's Dreams May 10, 1990
1:7 Realization Time May 17, 1990
1:8 The Last Evening May 23, 1990

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