Photos: Week of February 8 By NHPR Staff • Feb 8, 2013 ShareTwitter Facebook Google+ Email As part of next week's series, A Loaded Issue, reporter Amanda Loder visited Sturm Ruger, taking a look at firearms manufacturing in New Hampshire. Credit Amanda Loder / NHPR Exeter native & best-selling author John Irving joined us for Writers on a New England Stage. Credit Kevin Flynn for NHPR New Hampshire band Tan Vampires performing in our studios. You can hear their performance next week on Word of Mouth Credit Zach Nugent / NHPR Reporter Emily Corwin visited an 'Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms' night at Twins Cigars in Hooksett, to talk about open-carry culture as part of our upcoming series, A Loaded Issue. Credit Emily Corwin / NHPR Tags: PhotosGranite Seen Related Content Granite Seen: The Week In Photos 2 years ago Photos: Week of February 1 2 years ago Photos: Week of January 25 2 years ago View the discussion thread.