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The headquarters of gun manufacturer Sig Sauer in Newington, N.H. (Lisa Marie Pane/AP)
The headquarters of gun manufacturer Sig Sauer in Newington, N.H. (Lisa Marie Pane/AP)
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The United States Army has awarded $580 million contract to gun manufacturer Sig Sauer to produce a new pistol. It's a major deal for company that is based in Newington, New Hampshire.

As Todd Bookman (@toddbookman) from Here & Now contributor New Hampshire Public Radio reports, some residents of the little town are feeling proud.

This segment aired on February 28, 2017.

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