Looking back at ‘ER’ before the big finale

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Can you tell which season of “ER” this cast photo is from? (File)

As “ER,” Chicago’s favorite hospital drama, wraps up this week — 8 p.m. Thursday (after a one-hour retrospective) on WMAQ-Channel 5 — indulge in our series all about the show, it history and its Chicago roots. All those links are below, not to mention the other posts here with videos.

What are your favorite memories about the show? Favorite characters, scenes, seasons? And what on earth will you do without it after Thursday night? Comments below …

Why is “ER” set in Chicago? Thank “St. Elsewhere”

“ER” gave real docs a taste of their own medicine

I owe half my life to “ER,” fan says

“ER” staff’s relatives steal the show

Where exactly is County General? Nobody knows

U of C copters deliver realism to “ER”

Clooney or not, “ER” is a prankster’s paradise

The episodes few fans can forget

The kiss that lingered

The show’s almost as realistic as spending a night in the ER

A fever chart for “ER” originals’ careers

“ER” viewers saw Clooney as Dr. Feelgood

Future stars cut their teeth practicing in “ER”

“ER” outlasted a slicker rival: “Chicago Hope”

“ER’s” past, present and suture

Season summaries:

Season 15

Season 14

Season 13

Season 12

Season 11

Season 10

Season 9

Season 8

Season 7

Season 6

Season 5

Season 4

Season 3

Season 2

Season 1

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