Edgar Hetteen


Edgar Hetteen has died, the Star Tribune reports.

He started a company that made newfangled machines called snowmobiles.

Here’s a profile of the man that MPR News did in 2004.

Here’s a piece Twin Cities Business Journal did on him a few years ago.

Photo: Original Polaris partners (l-r): David Johnson, Allan Hetteen and Edgar Hetteen. Source: Polaris

  • Jim Shapiro

    A friend here in southern California has a Polaris motorcycle customized with the painting of a shark.