Travis Hakes was sworn in as Chippewa County sheriff on Tuesday, Jan. 3, by County Judge James Isaacson. “My door will always be open, and if anyone would like to meet regarding any issue please let me know so we can make arrangements to meet. I am honored to serve as Chippewa County Sheriff and look forward to getting to work,” said Sheriff-elect Hakes in an email prior to the swearing in on Jan 3.