The life, or lack thereof, of a proprietor of a gas station, which is the only stop for miles around and a hub of action on the Prairies.
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 Brent Leroy (107 episodes, 2004-2009)
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 Lacey Burrows (107 episodes, 2004-2009)
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 Hank Yarbo (107 episodes, 2004-2009)
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 Oscar Leroy (107 episodes, 2004-2009)
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 Emma Leroy (107 episodes, 2004-2009)
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 Davis Quinton (107 episodes, 2004-2009)
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 Karen Pelly (107 episodes, 2004-2009)
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 Wanda Dollard (107 episodes, 2004-2009)
Josh Strait ...
 Josh the Cook / ... (53 episodes, 2004-2009)
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 Fitzy (50 episodes, 2004-2009)
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Popular comedian Brent Butt returns to small town Saskatchewan to portray the life he would have led had he gotten a real job - pumping gas at Corner Gas. Each episode of Corner Gas delivers a half-hour of comedic voyeurism in a place where everyone knows everyone else's business. The series is set in the fictional town of Dog River Saskatchewan, and focuses on the life (or lack thereof) of gas station owner Brent LeRoy, coffee shop proprietor Lacey Burrows and the folks who populate the area. Dog River is a nice town, but far from the quaint and idyllic little burgs we're used to seeing on TV. Written by Anonymous

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Forty kilometres from nowhere and way beyond normal. See more »

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22 January 2004 (Canada)  »

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All the main characters last names, (Brent)Leroy, (Hank)Yarbo, (Wanda)Dollard, (Lacey)Burrows, (Davis)Quinton and (Karen)Pelly are actually towns in Saskatchewan. See more »

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Theme Song: ["Not A Lot Goin' On"] You can tell me that your dog ran away / Then tell me that it took three days / I've heard every joke / I've heard every one you'd say / You think there's not a lot goin' on / Look closer baby, you're so wrong / And that's why you can stay so long / Where there's not a lot goin' on.
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The third season episode "The Littlest Yarbo" replaces the show's usual closing credits theme with "Maybe Tomorrow", the theme song from the 1980s TV series "The Littlest Hobo." See more »

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Spin-off Corner Gas: The Movie (2014) See more »

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My Happy Place
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Written and Performed by Craig Northey
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Good show, eh?
14 June 2004 | by (Alberta, Canada) – See all my reviews

I admit that I didn't set out to watch this show, it was on before "American Idol" one night. But I was converted into a fan with one episode.

I really like the quirky humour and the way that the characters interact with each other. And how the characters stay true to themselves.

I'd never heard of Brent Butt, or anyone else in this show, before. Doesn't matter. They make a good ensemble.

So Canadians are capable of producing a good TV show themselves! You don't have to be from the prairies to understand the flavour of small town Canada.


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