Kate Gosselin and her kidsImage Credit: tlc.discovery.comTLC, the network that airs Kate Gosselin and her family, canceled “Kate Plus 8” for the next season, as announced by various international news sites, August 15, 2011.According to reports, TLC issued a statement on Monday that it will not renew the show for another season stating, “By the end of this season Kate Plus 8 will have hit the 150-episode mark (including Jon & Kate Plus 8); an exceptional milestone. TLC hopes to check in with Kate and the family periodically with specials in the future.”Kate addressed the end of “Kate Plus 8” on Twitter Monday saying, “TLC canceled it. I’m sorry. We’ve had a great run! Six years of whirlwind fun-filled adventures. Thanks to TLC and our many, many supportive and diehard fans! While it is very sad for me and for the kids (there were many tears at the breakfast table this morning!), we are looking forward with great anticipation to out bright future!”“Jon & Kate Plus 8“, named “Kate Plus 8” from the sixth season on, is an American reality television series recently focusing on Kate as a divorced mother raising fraternal twins and sextuplets with Jon appearing less frequently.As TLC scheduled, the final episode of “Kate Plus 8“ will be on September 12.