Great America

A designer's rendering of the 85 degree drop on Great America's new roller-coaster. (Credit: Great America)

Goliath: Great America Plans Biggest, Steepest Wooden Roller-Coaster

Thrill-seekers will find something new at Great America next spring.


Arthur Olvera (Credit: Gurnee Police Department)

Man Arrested For Trying To Bring Gun Into Great America

A 20-year-old northwest Indiana man was arrested over the weekend after he allegedly tried to enter the Six Flags Great America amusement park with a loaded .40 caliber handgun.

CBS Chicago–05/11/2011