Parts of the North Coast were treated to a light snowfall early this week, which allowed those fortunate to have a snow day to take to the hills for some sledding and a few snowball fights. The hill below the Astoria Column was a popular spot. The snow didn't last long as temperatures rose later in the day. But for a brief time, the North Coast had a rare winter wonderland moment.

Colin Murphey is a photographer for The Daily Astorian. Contact him at 971-704-1725 or cmurphey@dailyastorian.com.

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