Fishermen’s Memorial in Need of More Funding 

Officials say fundraising is going slowly for a park dedicated to Mainers lost at sea. A small group of community members gathered Tuesday at what willbecome the Lost Fishermen’s Memorial Park in Lubec, overlookingCobscoook Bay. Since 2006 eight area fishermen have been last at sea. Twoothers have been lost in an adjacent area of Canadian waters. Park organizer Shelly Tinker says about $27,000 has been raised in the last year. The goal is $200,000.When it’s finished, the memorial will contain a statue of a woman looking out to sea. The names of lost fishermen from Maine and New Brunswick will be inscribed on the base. (AP)