FRIDAY, JUNE 24, 2011 Iron will Trying to warm up. Lee French, 37, of Nine Mile Falls, takes a prerace dip in the choppy waters of Lake Coeur d’Alene off Independence Point on Thursday. The water temperature was recorded at 56.3 degrees. French will be competing in his third Ironman on Sunday in Coeur d’Alene. (Dan Pelle) Twitter Facebook Email Reddit Published: June 24, 2011, midnight Click here to comment on this story » Most recent City 100 years ago in Spokane: Husband and wife take credit for shooting cobbler in drunken fracas. Washington records Gonzaga, UW welcome new medical students to Spokane 3 Union approves contract with Spokane Public Schools including some early-release Fridays 3 Macklemore and Ryan Lewis kick off of Camping Trip tour by meeting Spokane fans People involved in first round of police chief interviews cautiously optimistic about reboot 128 Where does the money go? sponsored You’ve probably heard of co-ops: food co-ops, childcare co-ops, housing co-ops, energy co-ops.