Hank Lawson (born Hans Lawsenstrom) is the owner of the town saloon/brothel. Played by William Shockley.
- Father of Zack (the mother was one of the whores that worked for him.)
- Until the final season he was illiterate.
- Pilot He tries to keep Dr. Mike from treating Myra.
- The Visitor
- Law of the Land
- The Healing
- Bad Water part of the "rescue team" going to save Dr. Mike & Sully. Ends up getting the entire team sprayed by a skunk he prevoked.
- The Great American Medicine Show The viewer is provided with hints that he maybe in love with Myra and gets into a fight with Horace when he claims that he is the father of the baby she is theorized to have (mainly to protect her).
- A Cowboy's Lullaby He doesn't appear, but it's mentioned that he's organzing a possee to go after the man (Mr. McCall) that robbed Loren.
- Running Ghost
- Happy Birthday
- Rite of Passage
- Heroes - accuses Grace of giving him food poisoning