NORTON - The Salt Lake Tribune News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us (Webmaster) Group needs $1.5M to save Rosie the Riveter plant <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="">Group needs $1.5M to save Rosie the Riveter plant</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By MIKE HOUSEHOLDER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-28T13:15:47.17-06:00">Updated Mar 28, 2014 01:15PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Detroit • A group trying to save the Detroit-area factory where Rosie the Riveter became an icon of American female empowerment during World War II said Friday that it must raise $1.5 million in the next few weeks to save the site from being demolished. Those behind the Save the Bomber Plant campaign said they have raised $6.5 million of the $8 million they need by May 1 to buy the Willow Run Bomber Plant west of Detroit. They want to convert the factory where Rose Will Monroe and other workers ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href=""> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> Fri, 28 Mar 2014 13:15:47 MDT