‘Hawkeye Stages Day’ in Newton

Newton Mayor Michael Hansen officially declared Thursday “Hawkeye Stages Day” and named the company the official tour bus and motorcoach charter company for the city in 2013 during the grand opening/open house of Hawkeye Stages’ new facility in Newton. Standing to Hansen’s left as he makes the proclamations were owners Steve and Kari Tjossem. Steve Tjossem said he appreciated the welcome, adding, “We hope to carve ourselves a special place in Newton.”